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Protected Areas in Gibraltar

The UK Overseas Territory of Gibraltar is responsible for overseeing the selection and management of Special Areas of Conservation (SACs) and Special Protection Areas (SPAs) within its territory. 

Gibraltar currently has two sites, covering a total area of 5687 ha, both of which have been a) classified as a SAC and b) designated as a SPA.  

The latest SDFs can be downloaded from here:

  • UKGIB0001 - Rock of Gibraltar(PDF, 25 kb) Last updated in Tranche 50 (December 2015) 
  • UKGIB0002 - Southern Waters of Gibraltar(PDF, 1.1 mb) Last updated in Tranche 53 (October 2016)

Further information is available from the Government of Gibraltar.

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