|MECO PROJECT BASES FOR THE INTEGRATED SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF MEDITERRANEAN SENSITIVE COASTAL ECOSYSTEM|
METHODOLOGY and ONGOING ACTIVITIES
Guidelines have been proposed by the APAL for a framework to be used for management of sensitive coastal sites.
To define the series of actions to take to assure integrated and sustainable
management of site. These are:
This will be made on the basis of the data collected; at least two scenarios will be compared aiming at protection and/or conservation and at the realisation and enhancement of the value of the site; a socio-economic role will be attributed to the site compatible with its ecological specificity. The scenarios have to be agreed with local authorities.
Elaboration of a management plan
This shall define actions necessary for the conservation of natural,
cultural and landscape heritage of the site without constrain its economic
and social development. Actions are:
A monitoring program should be part of the plan to assure continuity.