Southern California Establishes Marine Protected Areas
After several years of hard work and negotiations, the CA Fish and Game Commission approved a network of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in Southern California. Establishing MPAs along the coast is part of a larger process required by the Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) of 1999. Surfrider Foundation worked tirelessly with diverse constituencies to help provide balanced input during the MLPA process.
- State: CA
- Country: USA
- Theme: Ocean Ecosystems
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- Completion Date: December 2010