Copyright Information

 
This page contains copyright information that is associated with some of the layers being used by the UK Marine Protected Areas Interactive Map.

Please refer to the pop-ups for additional copyright information for specific features in many layers. This can be accessed by left clicking on the feature of interest on the map.

 

Marine Protected Area Boundaries

Contains public sector data from © JNCC/NE/NRW/SNH/DOENI 2016. Derived in part from material obtained from Ordnance Survey (Public Sector Mapping Agreement) © Crown Copyright and database right 2016 and contains public sector information, licensed under the Open Government Licence v2.0, from the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office
 

UK Official Country Waters

Contains UK Hydrographic Office data, constructed by JNCC.
 

UK Continental Shelf, Territorial Seas Limit and Exclusive Economic Zone

The exact limits of the UK Continental Shelf are set out in orders made under section 1(7) of the Continental Shelf Act 1964 Contains public sector information, licensed under the Open Government Licence v2.0, from the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office © Crown Copyright
 

Charting Progress 2 Biogeographic Regions

The original official dataset is Crown Copyright Defra. The version displayed has been modified by JNCC to cover the extent of the new UK Continental Shelf and is therefore unofficial.
 
OSPAR Regions

These are available from http://www.ospar.org/data © OSPAR Commission

 

 
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