The Bantry Bay Life Project team is pioneered techniques in public participation and coastal zone management through the Bantry Bay Charter, published in September 2000.

The aim of the project was the development of a consensus based Integrated Coastal Zone Management Strategy for Bantry Bay.

Garnish Island, a part of the Bantry Bay Area

The Project was funded under the EU Life Programme, which supports innovative environmental projects.


Bantry Bay Charter Archives

This site contains information on the original objectives, and workpackages of the Bantry Bay Charter Life Project.

For additional information on the Charter Document; project news; and the project GIS, go to the new Bantry Bay Charter Project Home Page








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