Other effective area-based conservation measures

Area-based measures, such as marine refuges, that contribute to the conservation of species, habitats and ecosystems.

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Marine OECM Guidance

Guidance for identifying ‘other effective area-based conservation measures’ such as marine refuges.

Marine refuges across Canada

Locations and descriptions of Canada’s marine refuges.

Protection standards

Standards that ensure better protection of important areas of our oceans.

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