The UK Marine SACs Project website was a vehicle for communicating and distributing the learning, knowledge and outputs from the UK Marine SACs Project to its wider audience. Since the project was completed in 2001, this website has been closed and all its documents and background information can now be accessed through the UKMPA Centre.

Managing UK SACs
  The following items are available:
  Introduction to managing european marine
  The aims of the habitats and birds directives
  Managing european marine sites - legal responsibilities and requirements in the UK
  Ecological information provided by the statutory nature conservation agencies
  Management schemes
  Monitoring and assessment
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The information for these sections has been taken from:
EN, SNH, EHS(DOE(NI)), CCW & JNCC, 1997. Natura 2000: European marine sites: an introduction to management. Perth, SNH.
SNH, EN, EHS(DOE(NI)), CCW, JNCC & SAMS, 1998. Natura 2000: European marine sites: Guidance relating to statutory conservation objectives and operations that may cause deterioration or disturbance. Peterborough, EN