Med Sea Alliance

natura 2000 corsica grand herbier


The site is located in the Corsica region (GSA08). Designated as SAC by the Order of 31 December 2015, on the east coast the sites hosts T Posidonia meadows , the key ecosystem in this marine area. he various intrinsic roles of this ecosystem (oxygen producer, food source, shelter, spawning ground, nursery, stabilization of the sea bed, protection of the coastline, carbon sink, maintenance of water clarity, etc.) coupled with the remarkable size of this meadow (almost 40,000 hectares in one piece), reveal the importance of this environment for the entire coastline of the Eastern Plain. The preservation of this ecosystem contributes to the maintenance of numerous species that depend on it. Fishing with trawl nets is prohibited, according to Art. 4 of Regulation (EC) 1967/06.

Inside this No Trawl Area it was observed a total of 123 apparent apparent fishing days1 from 2020-01-17 until 2021-10-27 carried by 1 vessels.

The vessels* that were observed to be apparently fishing inside the No Trawl Area during this period were:

Vessel Name MMSI Vessel Unique Identifier Flag EU fleet register main gear EU fleet register auxiliary gear Length (m) fra Apparent fishing days
CODITREMULLA 227630880 FRA000269881 FRA OTB NO 17.9 sic_zps_corsica_grand_herbier 123
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