marine protected area (MPA) spillover

What is marine protected area (MPA) spillover?

marine protected area (MPA) spillover meaning MPA spillover refers two types of movements outside the MPA: (1) adults and juvenile animals swim into adjacent areas, and (2) eggs, larvae and young post-larval stages can drift out from the MPA into the surrounding waters

 

reference: Coral Reef Information System – Glossary

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