Notifications concerning marine casualties and marine incidents occurring in the Portuguese territorial waters and in internal waters and with Portuguese flaged vessels in any part of the world.
This Geographic DataSet represents the location where the water samples are collected for monitoring the Bathing Waters Identified in the Autonomous Region of Madeira.Bathing waters are identified annually by DROTA - Direcção Regional do Ordenamento do Território e Ambiente, in accordance with Decree-Law No. 135/2009, of June 3, amended and republished by Decree-Law 113/2012 of 23 May, which establishes the legal system for the identification, management, monitoring and classification of bathing water quality and provision of information to the public about them (Directive 2006/7 / EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 February )The annual procedure for the identification of bathing waters, begins with the preparation of a proposal to identify bathing waters, in cooperation with local authorities. The proposal is submitted to public consultation between January 2 and February 2. After this period identification is approved by ordinance by Government member responsible for the environment, until 1 March of each year..