The marine protected areas are established according to the laws n. 979 of
1982 and n. 394 of 1991 with a Decree of the Minister of the Environment that
contains the denomination and the delimitation of the area, the objectives and
the discipline of protection to which the protection is aimed. There are areas in which human
activities are partially or
totally restricted. These areas are established to promote the protection of habitats and natural ecosystems consistent with a "sustainable
use" of human activities.
Generally in the Marine Protected Areas
it is prohibited:
the capture, collection and damage plant and animal species
The removal of sand, minerals and archaeological
The geophysical and environmental
The chemical and hydrobiological changes of water.