Navigation limitations in the Gulf of Cadiz (Spain)
In full force on 04/08/2021 and effect until 20/08/2021
1. Sailing of sailing vessels of a length of 15 metres or less shall be prohibited in the exclusion zone, irrespective of whether they are propelled or not.
15 metres in the exclusion zone, irrespective of whether they are propelled exclusively by sail or
exclusively sail-powered or exclusively motor-powered or using both means of propulsion at the same time.
means of propulsion at the same time.
2. Anchoring of such craft in unmarked bathing areas within the coastal zone shall be prohibited.
within the coastal zone shall be prohibited.
Navigation limitations 04 Aug-7 Sept/2021
Recommendation not to approach groups of orcas by whale watching boats (Portugal)
In full force on 20/07/2021 and effect until 31/12/2021
It recommends that whale watching boats should not approach groups of orcas, in cases where orcas try to approach boats, these should move away so as to avoid situations of possible interaction.