Web maps service with the location spots of geological elements with recognized scientific, educational, aesthetic and cultural value. This service relates only to the geosites of Portugal mainland on marine and / or coastal locations.
Departure places of vessels owned by companies authorized to carry out tourist operations for the observation of cetaceans in the waters of mainland Portugal, as stipulated in Decree-Law no. 9/2006 of 6 January.
This service was prepared under the Article 17 section 1 of the Habitats Directive (2007-2012), corresponding to the to the evaluation, through a grid 10 x 10 km, of the natural habitats of comunity interest listed in Annex I of the Habitats Directive, particularly the marine and coastal habitats.
Web feature service with the areas which, through scientific criteria, have been identified as important for the healthy functioning ecologically and biologically of oceans and the services that they provide.
Web feature services with the Sites in the biogeographical regions Atlantic, Mediterranean and Macaronesian, that contribute significantly to maintaining or restoring a type of natural habitat, from Annex BI, or species from Annex B-II, in a favorable conservation status, and may also contribute significantly to the coherence of Natura 2000 network or to maintain significantly the biological diversity in these biogeographical regions. This service only includes SPA's with marine, coastal and estuarine/laggoon environment.
Download service from observations data of the species Tursiops truncatus under the Action Plan for the Protection and Monitoring of resident population of Bottlenose dolphins from Sado Estuary.
Web feature service with the Important Bird Areas, or IBAs, that are areas designated according to objective criteria defined by BirdLife International. They are priority sites for conservation of endangered birds. They are assumed internationally and identified through the application of scientific criteria. They are also considered strategic points for bird watching. The IBAs considered in this service refer only to sites located in marine and coastal areas.
Aerial photograph of Funchal (9915) found in the archives, however, the precise date could not be ascertained. It is thought that the production occurred in the first half of the 60s.
The delimitation of areas for extraction and dredging of inert materials in the seabed comes from the need to regulate the economic exploitation of the region's territorial sea and at the same time create an indispensable discipline to ensure the sustainable management of existing water resources in a context of economic stability and sustained development of economic sectors.
This reserve is part of a terrestrial component equal to the entire land area of the municipality and also a marine component, containing in the aggregate a wide variety of natural and human, environmental, cultural and landscape values