Seminar on “Large-Scale Marine Protected Areas: From Design to Management”


The seminar invited more than 30 experts from relevant research institutions, universities and related departments in China, the United States, New Zealand and Argentina. Based on the case of China & East Asia and the case of the MPAs in  Antarctic, the experts discussed the global background of large MPAs and their special roles in global marine protection, especially put focus on the issues regarding methods and management of large MPAs.