References

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AustraliaExclusive Economic Zone1998 Australia’s Ocean Policy (PDF)
2005 National Marine Bioregionalization of Australia (PDF)
South-East Marine Region2004 South-east Regional Marine Plan (PDF)
South-West Marine Region2008 Bioregional Profile: South-west Marine Bioregional Plan (PDF)
2012 Marine Bioregional Plan for the South-west Marine Region (PDF)
2012 Commonwealth Marine Environment Report Card: Supporting the Marine Bioregional Plan for the South-west Marine Region (PDF)
2012 Protected Places Report Card: Supporting the Marine Bioregional Plan for the South-west Marine Region (PDF)
2013 South-west Commonwealth Marine Reserves Network Management Plan, 2014-2024 (PDF)
North-west Marine Region2008 Bioregional Profile: North-west Marine Bioregional Plan (PDF)
2012 Marine Bioregional Plan for the North-west Marine Region (PDF)
2012 Commonwealth Marine Environment Report Card: Supporting the Marine Bioregional Plan for the North-west Marine Region (PDF)
2012 Protected Places Report Card: Supporting the Marine Bioregional Plan for the North-west Marine Region (PDF)
2013 North-west Commonwealth Marine Reserves Network Management Plan, 2014-2024 (PDF)
North Marine Region2008 Bioregional Profile: North Marine Bioregional Plan (PDF)
2012 Marine Bioregional Plan for the North Marine Region (PDF)
2012 Commonwealth Marine Environment Report Card: Supporting the Marine Bioregional Plan for the North Marine Region (PDF)
2012 Protected Places Report Card: Supporting the Marine Bioregional Plan for the North Marine Region (PDF)
2013 North Commonwealth Marine Reserves Network Management Plan, 2014-2024 (PDF)
East Marine Region2009 Bioregional Profile: East Marine Bioregional Plan (PDF)
Temperate East Marine Region2012 Marine Bioregional Plan for the Temperate East Marine Region (PDF)
2012 Commonwealth Marine Environment Report Card: Supporting the Marine Bioregional Plan for the Temperate East Marine Region (PDF)
2012 Protected Places Report Card: Supporting the Marine Bioregional Plan for the Temperate East Region (PDF)
2013 Temperate East Commonwealth Marine Reserves Network Management Plan, 2014-2024 (PDF)
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park1987 Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Zoning Plan (PDF)
1987 Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Zoning Plan: Explanatory Statement (PDF)
2003 Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Re-zoning (PDF)
2015 Great Barrier Reef 2050 Long-term Sustainability Plan (PDF)
BarbudaWaters within one league (3.45 mi)2015 Comprehensive Zoning Map (PDF)
BelgiumExclusive Economic Zone2000Limited Atlas of the Belgian Part of North Sea (not available online)
2003-04Belgian Master (Zoning) Plan (not available online)
2005 A Flood of Space: Towards a Spatial Structure for the Sustainable Management of the North Sea (PDF)
2005 Toward a Spatial Structure Plan for Sustainable Management of the Sea: Final report of the GAUFRE Project (Part 1) (PDF)
2005 Toward a Spatial Structure Plan for Sustainable Management of the Sea: Final report of the GAUFRE Project (Part 2: Maps) (PDF)
2014 Marine Spatial Plan for Belgian Part of North Sea (PDF)
BelizeExclusive Economic Zone2016 Belize Integrated Coastal Zone Management Plan (PDF)
CanadaExclusive Economic Zone1996 Canada Oceans Act (PDF)
Region2015 Haida Gwali Marine Plan (Haida Nation and Province of British Columbia) (PDF)
Region2015 North Coast Marine Plan (North Coast-Skeena First Nations and Province of British Columbia) (PDF)
Region2015 Central Coast Marine Plan (Heiltsuk, Kitasoo/Xai’Xais, Nuxalk, Wuikinuxv & Province of British Columbia) (PDF)
Region2015 North Vancouver Island Marine Plan (Nanwakolas Council and Province of British Columbia) (PDF)
Eastern Scotian Shelf 2007 Eastern Scotian Shelf Integrated Ocean Management Plan (PDF)
Beaufort Sea2009 Integrated Ocean Management Plan for the Beaufort Sea: 2009 and beyond (PDF)
Pacific North Coast 2013 Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area Plan (draft) (PDF)
Region2013 Gulf of St Lawrence Integrated Management Plan (PDF)
RegionNo date Placentia Bay Integrated Management Plan (PDF)
ChinaExclusive Economic Zone2001Sea Use Management Law (not available online, in English)
Exclusive Economic Zone2012National Marine Functional Zoning (2011-2020) (not available online, in English)
Exclusive Economic ZoneMarine Functional Zoning Plan for EEZ (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Liaoning Province (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Hebei Province (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Tianjin Municipality (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Shandong Province (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Jiangsu Province (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Shanghai Municipality (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Zhejiang Province (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Fujian Province (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Guangdong Province (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Guangxi Province (not available online, in English)
Territorial SeaMarine Functional Zoning Plan for Hainan Province (not available online, in English)
European UnionExclusive Economic Zone2008 Roadmap for Maritime Spatial Planning: Achieving Common Principles in the EU (PDF)
2014 Directive on Maritime Spatial Planning (PDF)
GermanyExclusive Economic Zone2009 Spatial Plan for the German Exclusive Economic Zone in the North Sea (text) (PDF)
2009 Spatial Plan for the German Exclusive Economic Zone in the North Sea (map) (PDF)
2009 Spatial Plan for the German Exclusive Economic Zone in the Baltic Sea (text) (PDF)
2009 Spatial Plan for the German Exclusive Economic Zone in the Baltic Sea (map) (PDF)
Territorial Sea2005Spatial Development Programme for Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (not available online)
2010Spatial Development Plan for Schleswig-Holstein (not available online)
IsraelExclusive Economic Zone2016 Israel Marine Plan (PDF)
LatviaInternal marine waters, territoral waters and EEZ2016 Draft Maritime Spatial Plan for the internal marine waters, territoral waters and exclusive economic zone of the Republic of Latvia (PDF)
NetherlandsExclusive Economic Zone2005 Integrated Management Plan for the North Sea 2015 (PDF)
2009 Policy Document on the North Sea 2009-2015 (Section 5.6 of the National Water Plan) (PDF)
2014 Policy Document on the North Sea, 2016-2021 (Appendix 2 to the National Water Plan) (PDF)
2014 North Sea 2050 Spatial Agenda (PDF)
New ZealandHauraki Gulf2016 Sea Change – Tai Timu Tai Pari (Hauraki Gulf Marine Spatial Plan) (PDF)
NorwayExclusive Economic Zone2006 Integrated Management of the Marine Environment for the Barents Sea and the Sea Areas Off the Lofoten Islands (PDF)
Region2009 Integrated Management of the Marine Environment of the Norwegian Sea (PDF)
Region2011 First Update of the Integrated Plan for the Marine Environment of the Barents Sea-Lofoten Area (PDF)
Region2013 Integrated Management Plan for the North Sea and Skagerrak (PDF)
MexicoExclusive Economic Zone2006Ocean Use Planning in the Gulf of California (not available online)
2007National Strategy for Ecological Ocean and Coastal Use Planning and Management (Estrategia Nacional para el Ordenamiento Ecologico del Territory en Mares y Costas) (not available online) (PDF)
2008Ocean Use Planning in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea (not available online)
United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi)Exclusive Economic Zone2009Maritime Strategy (not available on-line)
Exclusive Economic Zone2016Plan Maritime 2030: Abu Dhabi Coastal and Marine Framework Plan (not available on-line)
United KingdomExclusive Economic Zone2002 Safeguarding Our Seas (PDF)
2009 Marine and Coastal Access Act (PDF)
2011 UK Marine Policy Statement (PDF)
England 2014 East Inshore and East Offshore Marine Plans (PDF)
2013 Coastal Concordant for England (PDF)
Scotland - EEZ2015 National Marine Plan (PDF)
Scotland - Territorial Waters2015 Pilot Pentland Firth and Orkney Waters Marine Spatial Plan (Consultation Draft) (PDF)
Scotland - Territorial Waters2015 Shetland Islands Marine Spatial Plan (PDF)
United States of America Exclusive Economic Zone2010 Executive Order 13547: Stewardship of the Ocean, Our Coasts, and the Great Lakes (PDF)
2013 National Ocean Policy Implementation Plan (PDF)
2013 Marine Planning Handbook (PDF)
2013 Implementation of the National Ocean Policy (PDF)
2015 Implementation of the National Ocean Policy (PDF)
2016 Northeast Ocean Plan (draft) (PDF)
2016 Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Action Plan (PDF)
Massachusetts State Waters (3 nautical miles)2004 Waves of Change: Massachusetts Ocean Management Task Force Report and Recommendations (PDF)
2008 Massachusetts Ocean Act (PDF)
2009 Massachusetts Ocean Management Plan (PDF)
2015 Massachusetts Ocean Management Plan (Amended) (PDF)
Oregon State Waters1994 Territorial Sea Plan (PDF)
2013 Oregon Territorial Sea Plan, Part 5, Development of Renewable Energy Facilities (PDF)
Offshore Atlantic Ocean 2013 Offshore Atlantic Ocean Study (PDF)
Rhode Island State Waters 2010 Rhode Island Ocean Special Area Management Plan (PDF)