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CCLME Project Document

The Canary Current Large Marine Ecosystem (CCLME) extends southwards from the Atlantic coast of Morocco to the Bijagos Archipelago of Guinea Bissau and westwards to the Canary Islands (Spain) and following the western extent of the North West African continental shelf (corresponding approximately with the EEZs of the coastal states). The countries within the recognized limits of the CCLME are Spain (Canary Islands), Morocco, Mauritania, Senegal, The Gambia and Guinea Bissau. Cape Verde and the waters of Guinea are considered adjacent areas within the zone of influence of the CCLME

1909: Protection of the Canary Current Large Marine Ecosystem (LME)

21 Apr 2011 by iwlearn

CCLME Project Document.pdf