WCPA-Marine is the world's premier network of Marine Protected Area (MPA) expertise.
Our mission is 'to promote the establishment of a global, representative system of effectively managed and lasting networks of MPAs'.
Use this website to find out about and connect with any of the commission's marine related departments, task forces, working groups and other teams around the world and get your message or question directed to the most appropriate member/s for your enquiry.
These are the 18 marine regions as defined by IUCN's World Commission of Protected Areas. Full scientitic analysis of these bio-geographic regions, and the MPA's that lie within them can be found in the following report...
These are the (active) networks of MPAs in a given region, that meet the following criteria:
If you involved with or manage an MPA network that fulfils the above criteria, please click the button below and send us a message, so we can add the network to Click To Connect.Feedback