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Antarctic Protected Area

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Antarctic Protected Area

An Antarctic Protected Area is an area protected under the Antarctic Treaty System.[1] There are three types of Protected Areas under this system:

Guidelines for scientists and other visitors have been developed to protect these areas.[1]


  1. ^ a b Antarctic Protected Areas explained by the Antarctic Treaty System

External links

  • Official database of Antarctic Protected Areas at the website of the Antarctic Treaty System.
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