Science and experience have taught us key design principles to help make marine protected areas most effective. The most fundamental ones are summarized in this one-page report.
Part of a series of reports on marine planning and protected areas. Read more:
- Safeguarding B.C.'s coastal waters: marine protected areas for fishing, tourism and communities
- Committing to effective marine protected areas
- Protecting your community's coastal assets: local leadership in marine planning
- Making our coasts work: healthy oceans, healthy economies, healthy communities