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MPA's for the country Italy
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Archipelago di La Maddalena National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1994 201.5
Archipelago Toscano National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1989 767.6
Archipelago Toscano Zona di Tutela Biologica Marina
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982
Area Amantea Temporary Fishing Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2004 75.00
Area Tremiti Fishing Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2004 21.16
Asinara National Park National Park and Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1997 262.0
Baia Submerged National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 1.766
Capo Caccia-Isola Piana Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 26.31
Capo Carbonara Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1998 85.98
Capo Gallo - Isola delle Femmine Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 21.73
Capo Rizzuto Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1991 147.2
Castellabate Fishery Reserve (Zona di Tutela) FiR Fishing Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 44.00
Cinque Terre Marine Natural protected area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1997 27.26
Foce del Isonzo Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1996 35.60
Gaiola Submerged National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 0.416
Golfo di Orosei-Capo Monte Santu Zona di Tutela Biologica Marina
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

1982
Golfo di Orosei-Gennargentu National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

1992 1,200
Golfo di Portofino Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1999 3.460
Gulf of Castellammare Trawl Ban Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1990 200.0
Isola Asinara National Park / Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1997 210.0
Isola Bergeggi Regional Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1985 0.080
Isola di Budelli Zona di Tutela Biologica Marina
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Isola di Caprera State Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 15.75
Isola di Ustica Zona di Tutela Biologica Marina
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 42.80
Isole Ciclopi Natural Marine Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1989 6.230
Isole dello Stagnone di Marsala Regional/Provincial Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 20.12
Isole di Ustica Marine Natural Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 159.5
Isole di Ventotene e Santo Stefano Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1997 27.99
Isole Egadi Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1991 540.3
Isole Eolie Zona di Tutela Biologica Marina
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

1982
Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands) World Heritage Site
World Heritage Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000
Isole Pelagie Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 32.30
Isole Pontine Zona di Tutela Biologica Marina
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

1982
Isole Tremiti Natural Marine Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1989 14.66
Lago di Burano Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 4.100
Lago di Sabaudia Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 14.74
Lagoon of Kotichi Other Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1974 8.000
Laguna di Marano: Foci dello Stella Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1979 14.00
Laguna di Ponente di Orbetello Regional/Provincial Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 9.500
Le Cesine Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 6.200
Le Montagne delle Felci e dei Porri Regional/Provincial Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 15.21
Miramare - Golfo di Trieste Natural Marine Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 1.200
Miramare Marine Park Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1979 0.600
Monte di Portofino Regional/Provincial Nature Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 46.50
Montecristo State Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1971 10.39
Montecristo Island Fishing Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Mouths of Bonifacio - Bonifacio Straits International Marine Park
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

80,000
Mt. d. Felci e Dei Porri d. Isole di Salina Regional/Provincial Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 16.00
Oasi blu di Gianola Public Maritime Domain
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982 0.050
Oasi blu di Monte Orlando Public Maritime Domain
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982 0.300
Oasi blu di Scogli di Isca Public Maritime Domain
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 0.060
Oasi blu di Villa di Tiberio Public Maritime Domain
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 0.104
Orosei Gulf Other Area
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

Ortazzo e Ortazzino Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 4.400
Palude di Bolgheri Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 5.180
Pelagos Sanctuary for Mediterranean Marine Mammals
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1999 87,492
Penisola del Sinis-Isola di Mal di Ventre Zona di Tutela Biologica Marina
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982
Piallassa della Baiona e Risega Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 16.30
Plemmirio Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982 1,840
Porto Cesareo Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1997 171.6
Portoferraio Fishing Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1971 1.600
Portofino Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1998 46.60
Punta Campanella Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1997 15.39
Sacca di Belˇcchio Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 2.230
Sacca di Gorino Regional/Provincial Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982 4.790
Salina di Margherita di Savoia State Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 38.71
Salina di Tarquinia State Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 1.700
Secche della Meloria Zona di Tutela Biologica Marina
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

1982 1,200
Secche di Tor Paterno Protected Marine Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 13.87
Sinis Regional/Provincial Nature Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

Stagno di Cagliari Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 34.66
Stagno di Corru S'Ittiri, Stagni di San Giovanni e Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1979 26.10
Stagno di Mistras Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982 6.800
Stagno di Sale Porcus Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982 3.300
Stagno di S'Ena Arrubia Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 2.230
Tavalora-Punta Coda Cavallo Natural Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1997 153.6
Tegn¨e di Chioggia No-take Zone
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 26.50
Tomboli di Cecina State Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 4.650
Torre Guaceto Protected Marine Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1991 22.27
Torre Guaceto Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 9.400
Ustica Restocking Area Other Area
Unknown

Designation Status: - Unknown

Site has unknown status

1973 18.00
Valle Bertuzzi Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 31.00
Valle Cavanata Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1978 2.430
Valle di Gorino Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 13.30
Valli residue del comprensorio di Comacchio Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 135.0
Vendicari Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1989 14.50
Zingaro Regional/Provincial Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 16.00







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              Please cite the database as:
              Wood, L. J. (2007). MPA Global: A database of the world's marine protected areas. Sea Around Us Project,
              UNEP-WCMC & WWF. www.mpaglobal.org

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