Services and information
Canada’s national network of MPAs will be composed of 13 networks that share a common foundation.
Learn about Canada’s network of MPAs.
Maps of marine bioregions across the country.
The planning process and flexible management approaches supporting Canada’s marine resources.
What we are doing
- Operational Guidance for Identifying ‘Other Effective Area-Based Conservation Measures’ in Canada’s Marine Environment
- Canada-British Columbia Marine Protected Area Network Strategy
- National Framework for Canada's Network of Marine Protected Areas
- Federal Marine Protected Areas Strategy
Canada welcomes the world to the Fifth International Marine Protected Areas Congress and Leadership Forum, from February 3 to 9, 2023.
United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030)
Canada supports the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (Ocean Decade).
Blue Economy Regulatory Review
Share your thoughts on how to promote innovation and growth, while continuing to improve health, safety, security and environmental protection.
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