The French version of the “Science of Marine Protected Areas” booklet, Mediterranean version, is now available in French. Several other Mediterranean languages are also in preparation.

This Mediterranean version is produced by PISCO, the Oregon State University and the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis. A number of Mediterranean and American scientists were involved as content authors or members of the Committees overseeing the publication. In total, more than 100 Marine Protected Areas experts participated in the preparation of this report geared towards government agencies, non-governmental organisations, managers at all levels and the general public to inform about the role and contribution of MPAs to society.

This publication is funded by the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, the Total Foundation, the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, CNRS, MedPAN, SPA/RAC, the French Agency for Marine Protected Areas, WWF, and Oregon State University.