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UK Organisations

Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) – Marine Planning
http://www.defra.gov.uk/environment/marine/protect/planning/

Defra - Marine Strategy Framework Directive
http://www.defra.gov.uk/environment/marine/msfd/

Defra Marine Conservation Zones
http://www.defra.gov.uk/environment/marine/protect/mpa/mcz/

Scottish Government
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/marine/seamanagement

Welsh Government http://wales.gov.uk/topics/environmentcountryside/consmanagement/marinefisheries/planning/;jsessionid=X9hnLqTR8Qv0Hp65QpGy3mZ3kvP99TbP61PMfMSGF8HH08QtMvhp!-890239073?lang=en

Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
http://www.marinemanagement.org.uk/marineplanning/index.htm

Environment Agency (EA)
http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/research/planning/113399.aspx

Countryside Council for Wales (CCW)
http://www.ccw.gov.uk/landscape--wildlife/managing-land-and-sea/marine-policies/planning--management/marine-spatial-planning.aspx

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH)
http://www.snh.gov.uk/planning-and-development/marine-planning/

UK Initiatives

2008 Scottish Sustainable Marine Environment Initiative (SSMEI)
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/marine/seamanagement/regional/SSMEI

- Shetland SSMEI
http://www.nafc.ac.uk/SSMEI.aspx

- Clyde SSMEI
http://clydeforum.com/ssmei/

- Sound of Mull SSMEI
http://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/soundofmull

2008 Dorset C-SCOPE
http://www.dorsetforyou.com/C-SCOPE

2008 Solent - So-Map
http://www.solentforum.org/forum/SoMaP/

2006 Two Brooms Coastal Plan
http://www.highland.gov.uk/yourenvironment/planning/coastalplanning/integratedcoastalzonemanagement/

2005 UK Marine Spatial Planning Pilot
http://www.abpmer.net/mspp/

2002 Irish Sea Pilot Project
http://www.jncc.gov.uk/page-1541

International Initiatives

UNESCO
http://www.unesco-ioc-marinesp.be/

International Projects
http://www.unesco-ioc-marinesp.be/msp_references