Assessment of conservation value of Cap des Trois Fourches (Morocco) as a potential MPA in southern Mediterranean

  title={Assessment of conservation value of Cap des Trois Fourches (Morocco) as a potential MPA in southern Mediterranean},
  author={Free Espinosa and Carlos Navarro‐Barranco and A. R. Gonz{\'a}lez and Manuel J Maestre and Juan Pedro P{\'e}rez Alc{\'a}ntara and Atef Limam and Abdelaziz Benhoussa and Hocein Bazairi},
  journal={Journal of Coastal Conservation},
The marine habitats surrounding Cap des Trois Fourches (Mediterranean coast of Morocco) was explored in the framework of the MedMPAnet Project. Ten different communities were identified in the studied area, among which it is remarkable the presence of some key conservational habitats: seagrass meadows, dark and semidark cave communities, maërl beds and corraligenous assemblages. All the data was included in a GIS program (Geographic Information System) to elaborate a cartographic map of marine… 
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