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April 2, 2017

Aquaculture and Marine Protected Areas: Exploring Potential Opportunities and Synergies

Publisher: International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

Funder: Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation

Authors: Dan Laffoley, François Simard, Raphaëla le Gouvello

Language: English

This new publication, aims at exploring potential opportunities and synergies between aquaculture and conservation. Acknowledging that both aquaculture and MPA may benefit from each other in striving for global sustainable development, here are some of the questions the brochure explores: Under what circumstances can MPAs and aquaculture come together? How could MPAs boost aquaculture growth? How could aquaculture activities provide financial support to MPAs? And how can we minimize negative interactions?