Overview of MSP related maritime uses

Current main uses:

Offshore renewable energy Shipping
Ports Nature conservation
Fisheries Aquaculture
Military Scientific research
Coastal protection Ammunition storage sites
Cables and pipelines Tourism and leisure
Underwater cultural heritage Oil and gas
Underwater reefs No-anchoring areas

Which marine spatial plans exist?

Legal framework


Ministry for the Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge
Directorate General for the Coast and Sea

Ms. Sagrario Arrieta Algarra – Area Coordinator

Plaza San Juan de la Cruz s/n
28071 Madrid, Spain

Last updated: April 2020
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