Description: The British Columbia Marine Conservation Analysis (BCMCA) (2006-2013) provides resource managers, scientists, decision-makers, and those with a vested interest in the marine environment with resources to inform marine planning and management initiatives. The BCMCA products provide a rich set of maps illustrating ecological resources and human uses in the marine environment and provide examples of areas of high conservation and areas important to human use in Canada’s Pacific Ocean including the Marine Atlas of Pacific Canada and A Series of Marxan Scenarios for Pacific Canada. Their website provides links to maps and data, Marxan analysis, an interactive atlas and BCMCA’s document library.
Key Words: conservation, marine planning, maps, Marxan, Pacific Canada
|Lead Organization||BC Marine Conservation Analysis|
|Regional Focus||Kitimat-Stikine, Skeena/Queen Charlotte, Central Coast|