Conserving aquatic habitats

Protecting endangered aquatic habitats
Essential fish habitat (EFH) is defined in the U.S. Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976, as "those waters and substrate necessary to fish for spawning, breeding, feeding, or growth to maturity."
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 15: Life on Land