STAGES was an EC FP7-funded Coordination and Support Action that aimed to improve the scientific knowledge base required to support the implementation of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD) and help Member States to achieve a Good Environmental Status (GES) in European marine waters by 2020. STAGES ran from September 2012 to September 2014. Here(…)
The mission of the JRC-IES is to provide scientific-technical support to the European Union’s policies for the protection and sustainable development of the European and global environment. The report was prepared under an Administrative Arrangement between JRC and DG ENV (No. 070307/2010/579669/AA/D2) and through JRC’s own institutional funding. Click here to read the complete report.
HELCOM MORE: towards a better monitoring strategy The main objective of the HELCOM MORE project (revision of HELCOM monitoring programmes 2012-2013) is to revise HELCOM’s coordinated Monitoring. The first main outcome of this process will be the revised HELCOM Monitoring and Assessment Strategy1 accompanied by an overview of current monitoring of the Baltic Sea marine(…)