Protected Area of Resources Management of Costa Norte


The sea bottom forming this area are generally formed by irregular bedrocks discontinued by sand accumulation. This area classification is related with biodiversity protection and promotion of sustainable use of resources, so, here we observe a wide variety of living beings. A few examples of important species that inhabit here are the dusky grouper (Epinephelus marginatus), azorean barnacle (Megabalanus azoricus), white limpet (Patella aspera) or wild limpet (Patella candei).