The Protocol on Land-Based Sources (the LBS Protocol) was adopted on 17 May 1980 by the Conference of Plenipotentiaries of the Coastal States of the Mediterranean Region for the Protection of the Mediterranean Sea Against Pollution from Land-based Sources, held in Athens. The Protocol entered into force on 17 June 1983.

land-based marine pollution, coastal wetland, marine biodiversity, coastal biodiversity, marine protected area, pollution
Entrada en vigor: 
27 Feb 1983
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