Spain

Nerja plans to create artificial reef off coast

February 28, 2012
www.euroweeklynews.com

NERJA Town Hall will discuss the possibility of sinking two wooden ships to the seabed off the local coast to create an artificial reef to encourage underwater flora and fauna.

Read the full article here.



Artificial reef for Algorrobo and Vlez-Mlaga

March 12, 2009
www.nerjatoday.com

Work is underway off the coasts of Algorrobo and Vlez-Mlaga to install an artificial reef. The project, funded by the European Fisheries Fund (75%) and the Junta de Andaluca (25%), is designed to both put an end to illegal trawling in the area and to preserve valuable fisheries.

Read the full article here.