Marine National Parks

Experts, scientists and biologists have studied our sea for more than two decades and have identified the marine areas in greatest need of conservation. Namuncurá – Burdwood Bank II will go down in history as the first Marine National Marine National Park in Argentina.

Conservation

Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) seek a comprehensive management that takes the totality of the ecosystem into account. They are natural areas established for the protection of marine ecosystems and species, including the seabed and marine subsoil.

Threats

The Argentine Sea is exposed to thousands of threats. The exact impact on the ocean is still unknown, but it is known that 8 million tons are dropped into the sea annually and that 90% of large fish have disappeared from our oceans.