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    Management plan for Site of Special Scientific Interest No. 35 – Western Bransfield Strait

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    Submitted by the USA
    Agenda Item(s)

    Management at Western Bransfield Strait aims to:
    • avoid degradation of, or substantial risk to, the values of the Area by preventing unnecessary human disturbance;
    • allow scientific research on the marine environment while ensuring protection from oversampling;
    • allow other scientific research within the Area provided it will not compromise the values for which the Area is protected;
    • allow visits for management purposes in support of the aims of the management plan.