Marine Protected Areas in the Mediterranean


Marseille, France website

MaPAMed (Marine Protected Areas in the Mediterranean) is developed and managed by MedPAN organization and RAC/SPA. MedPAN works with its members and partners as well as with governmental and non governmental organizations on a local, national, regional and international level to develop its activities.

It is a database which stores data about Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas, and more widely about sites of interest for the conservation of marine environment.
  • Permanent
Geographical coverage
  • Mediterranean (widespread)
Intended Users
  • General public
  • Organisations/Associations
  • Policy-makers/managers/planners
Information format
  • Data
  • Metadata
  • Documents
  • Map/Gis
Country coverage
  • Cyprus
  • France
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Malta
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Lebanon
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • Palestine
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
Downloadable databases
  • Yes