Here, you will find a large range of useful methodological tools for monitoring MPAs. Among others, this directory gathers:

Monitoring protocols explaining the conditions and process of given monitoring programmes, scientific papers, monitoring reports, monitoring handbooks, general methodologies, compared analyses about monitoring methods, monitoring protocols in the form of video tutorials


The tools are organised in 6 categories:

Habitat & species
Habitat mapping
Activities & impacts
Management effectiveness
Water quality & pollution
Climate changes


Habitats and species

Habitat mapping

Activities and impacts

Management effectiveness

Water quality and pollution

Climate changes