This dataset is compiled from data submitted by HELCOM Contracting States. It includes the borders of designated Baltic Sea Protected Areas. The designation is based on the HELCOM Recommendation 15/5 (1994). The dataset was created in the scope of the assessment on the ecological coherence of the Baltic Sea MPA networks.


HELCOM marine protected areas 2010 (vector) - version 1, Mar. 2013SHP
Temporal coverage: 2009-2013