Network of Marine Reserves Designated in Central California

In August 2006, the Fish and Game Commission of the US state of California unanimously approved a proposal to designate a network of marine protected areas along the state’s central coast, encompassing 18% of Central California’s coastal waters. Totaling...

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Croatia designates first major protected area dedicated to marine conservation In August 2006, Croatia designated its first protected area with a primary goal of marine conservation: the 526-km2 Losinj Dolphin Reserve, which comprises nearly 2% of the nation’s...