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NORTHUMBERLAND MARINE - Marine protected area (OSPAR )

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  • Country:
    United Kingdom
  • Name of MPA:
    NORTHUMBERLAND MARINE
  • Designation in national language:
    Marine protected area (OSPAR )
  • Status:
    Designated
  • Status year:
    2017
  • WDPA ID::
    555624873
  • WDPA PID::
    555624873
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General information

  • WDPA ID : 555624873
  • WDPA PID : 555624873
  • Name of MPA: NORTHUMBERLAND MARINE
  • Original name of MPA: Northumberland Marine
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Designation in national language: Marine protected area (OSPAR )
  • Designation in English: Marine protected area (OSPAR )
  • Designation type: international
  • IUCN Category:
  • Reported marine area: 884,98 km²
  • Calculated marine area: 873,60 km²
  • Status: Designated
  • Status year: 2017
  • OSPAR region: Greater North Sea
  • Management authority name:
  • Management authority web site:

  • OSPAR conservation objectives/aims:
    • Data not reported
  • Site conservation objectives/aims:
    • Data not reported
  • Additional conservation objectives/aims:
    • Data not reported

Marine species and habitats

Warning : Non-exhaustive list of species and habitats with statuses, provided by the manager.

  • Inventory of marine species present with protection status Data not reported
  • Inventory of marine habitats present with protection status Data not reported

Uses and activities

  • Human activities currently known to be occurring within the site:

Governance

  • Governing body:Data not reported
    • Structure(s) responsible for implementing management measures, the management plan and taking regulatory decisions and measures
      • National public authority: Data not reported
      • Regional or local public authority: Data not reported
      • International body : Data not reported

    Resources (staff, equipment and financial)

    • Number of permanent staff: Data not reported
    • Number of seasonal staff: Data not reported
    • Annual full-time equivalents: Data not reported
    • Number of MPA staff empowered to enforce the MPA regulations: Data not reported
    • Equipment and facilities available
      • Data not reported
    • Average total annual budget over the last 5 years: Data not reported euros
    • Average annual operating budget over the last 5 years: Data not reported euros
    • Average annual equipment budget over the last 5 years: Data not reported euros
    • Average annual external support budget over the last 5 years: Data not reported euros
    • Funding sources:
      • Data not reported

    Management plan

    • Is the MPA management documented? No response
    • Are the measures to achieve the conservation objectives being implemented? No response
    • Is monitoring in place to assess if measures are working? No response
    • Is the MPA moving towards or has reached its conservation objectives? No
    • Number of management plan versions since the official designation of the MPA:

    Regulation

    • National legal status:
      • International legal status:
        • Type of enforcement within the MPA:
          • Data not reported
        • Human uses and activities in the MPA subject to regulations: None

        Monitoring

        • Type of monitoring programs implemented: Data not reported

        OSPAR criteria for designation

        • Ecological significance:
          • Data not reported
        • Level of importance of the biological diversity: Data not reported
        • Level of representativity: Data not reported
        • Level of sensitivity: Data not reported
        • Level of naturalness: Data not reported
        • Potential for restoration: Data not reported
        • Degree of MPA acceptance by stakeholders: Data not reported
        • Potential for success of management measures: Data not reported
        • Potential future damage to the area by human activities: Data not reported
        • Scientific value Data not reported

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          updated on 17/02/2016