United Republic of Tanzania (Mainland & Zanzibar) Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) Dashboard

The Nairobi Convention Secretariat has built interactive dashboards for a range of different Western Indian Ocean (WIO) data. The visualizations below showcase the MPAs in United Republic of Tanzania (Mainland & Zanzibar) and was generated from our Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) Outlook that was produced in collaboration with the Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA).

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a) Multiple use areas - people are allowed to remain and can conduct their normal activities provided they comply with existing regulations.
b) No-take areas (marine reserves) where extractive use of resources is strictly prohibited.


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