Agency for Protection and Development of the Littoral (APAL)
APAL is called upon to implement state policy in the field of coastal protection and development, protect the maritime public domain against encroachments and illegal occupations and give its approval to any development project. of equipment on the coast before its execution and this, in the framework of consultation with stakeholders.
Missions and objectives:
Management of the public maritime domain.
The clearance of the land situation of existing buildings and constructions before the creation of the agency, in accordance with the legislation in force.
The management of coastal areas through the implementation, monitoring and control of development and protection operations.
The development of expert studies and research related to the protection of the coastline and the development of natural areas and sensitive areas.
The establishment of an observatory of coastal ecosystems.
Rehabilitation and management of natural coastal areas and sensitive areas (wetlands, coastal forests, islands )See more