Med Sea Alliance

GSA05 - Balearic Islands

Overview

Location coordinates Shapefile_name GSA DATE (STANDARD FORMAT) DATE (string) INFRACTION DETAILS SOURCE(S)
SCI Canal de Menorca ESP_Natura2000_SAC_GSA05 - Canal de Menorca GSA5 1/1/2020 2020 Illegal trawling under national/international fishing regulations - 270 hours in the Fishing Protected Area of the Canal de Menorca, coinciding with the SCI Canal de Menorca, in breach of Order AAA/1479/2016 and Regulation (EC) 1967/2006. Suspected illegal trawling under environmental regulations - 100 hours trawling on Reefs, 33 hours trawling over Posidonia meadows and 6 hours over sandbanks permanently covered by shallow seawater. García, S., Blanco, J., Marín, P., Fournier, N. (2021). Parques de papel en España – Arrastre de fondo en áreas marinas protegidas. Oceana, Madrid.
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