The Protocol for the Protection of the Mediterranean Sea against Pollution from Land-Based Sources was adopted on 17 May 1980, but on 7 March 1996 the LBS Protocol was amended and recorded as: Protocol for the Protection of the Mediterranean Sea against Pollution from Land-Based Sources and Activities.

InforMEA Tags: 
coastal biodiversity, coastal wetland, land-based marine pollution, marine biodiversity, marine protected area, pollution
Entry into force: 
27 Feb 1983
Parent treaty: 
Region: 
Africa
Europe