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  • OPS room operations of Oil Spill Excercise

  • World Oceans Day 2017

  • " SPLLIEX 2016" Boom deploying inside the Colombo harbour

  • World Oceans Day 2017, awareness walk_2

  • World Oceans Day 2017, awareness walk

The Marine Environment Protection Authority is the apex body established by the Government of Sri Lanka, under the Marine Pollution Prevention Act No. 35 of 2008, with the sole responsibility to prevent, control, and manages the pollution of Sri Lanka's Marine Environment

News & Events

" SPLLIEX 2016" National Oil Spill Combat Excercise Marine Environment Protection Authority (MEPA) has conducted table top exercise and Oil Spill Combat Exercise (SPILLEX 2... Read more
Echchankadu Mangrove Planting Progaramme “WANAROPA” Mangrove Planting Programme – Echchankadu 2016 In accordance to the “National Week for Tree Planting” declar... Read more
Beach Monitoring Tower - Unawatuna 24 July, 2016 Life saving and Marine pollution monitoring tower,  which was constructed  by Marine Environment Protect... Read more
Sri Lankan President joins walk to celebrate World Oceans Day June 08, His Excellency the president Maithripala Sirisena took part in a special walk organized to celebrate the World ... Read more
World Oceans Day 2017 ANNUAL THEME THE WORLD OCEANS DAY THEME FOR 2017 IS "OUR OCEANS, OUR FUTURE" The main conservation focus wil... Read more
National Beach Cleaning Programme 2016 Marine Environmental Protection Authority (MEPA) and Department of Coast Conservation and Coastal Resources Management (... Read more
Vana Ropa Programme in Ampara District HE the President Maithripala Sirisena declared that October is “Vana Ropa” month. An island-wide planting programme has ... Read more
A Book Launch - " Guide Book of School Marine Group" The Marine Environment Protection Authority (MEPA) launched a book title " Guide Book of School Marine Group " with a vi... Read more
Online Advance Notification MEPA Launched E-Service to ship calling at Sri Lankan portsThe Marine Environment Protection Authority (MEPA) is the ke... Read more
The Second National Symposium on Marine Environment SECOND NATIONAL MARINE SYMPOSIUM ON MARINE ENVIRONMENT 18TH & 19TH NOVEMBER 2015 Sri Lanka s present development activi... Read more
MARPOL Annex VI Workshop MARPOL Annex VI Workshop A regional workshop aimed at boosting ratification and implementation of MARPOL Annex VI requi... Read more
All Island School Poster, Prose and Poetry Competition on All Island School Poster, Prose and Poetry Competition on “Marine Protection for the Blue Ocean that Blooms Bl... Read more