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As an echo to the threats that represents the coastal erosion, both the European Parliament and the European Commission have felt the need to undertake a Europe- wide study meant to provide quantified evidence that coastal erosion in Europe does constitute a problem of growing magnitude that public authorities do not always succeed in containing.
  • 2004
Marine conservation's expert contribution to Maritime Spatial Planning

The aim of FABENA is the development of a scientific bases for the integration of nature conservation concerns into maritime spatial planning (MSP) processes.

A midterm aim is to support the development of an expert contribution of nature conservation to...

  • 2017
FISHMPABlue2 - Fisheries and Marine Protected Areas, A Partnership for Sustainability in the Mediterranean

The FishMPABlue2 project is the follow-up of the FishMPABlue project (July 2014-June 2015) funded by Interreg MED Programme. FishMPABlue carried out an analysis of the management of small scale fishery (SSF) within and around a set of Mediterranean MPAs, and developed...

  • 2019
Floating Tidal Energy Commercialisation (FloTEC)

The FloTEC project will demonstrate the potential for floating tidal stream turbines to provide low-cost, high-value energy to the European grid mix. The FloTEC project has 5 core objectives:

  1. Demonstrate a full-scale prototype floating tidal energy generation system for optimised...
  • 2021
Fast-tracking Offshore Renewable energy With Advanced Research to Deploy 2030MW of tidal energy before 2030

Ocean energy has the potential to provide a substantial amount of renewable and reliable energy around the world. European waters have about 10 GW of predictable high-value tidal stream potential. The EU-funded FORWARD-2030 project will accelerate the commercial deployment of...

  • 2025
Future growth in sustainable, resilient and climate friendly organic and conventional European aquaculture

The overall objective of FutureEUAqua is to effectively promote sustainable growth of resilient to climate changes, environmental friendly organic and conventional aquaculture of major fish species and low trophic level organisms in Europe, to meet future challenges with respect to...

  • 2023
Connecting Science Stakeholders and Policy

GAP2 is building upon the success of GAP1, an 18 months project running from 2007 to 2009, also funded by the European Commission’s FP7 programme. Among the many and varied outputs of GAP1 were 15 fisher-science partnerships from across 11...

  • 2016
GOFORIT: Intelligent Oceanographically‐Based Short‐Term Fishery Forecasting Applications
The project investigated four economically important fish species from the North and South of Europe: North Sea sandeel, Icelandic capelin, Black Sea anchovy and Black Sea sprat.
  • 2018
GPS Azores: Geographical and Political Scenarios in Maritime Spatial Planning for the Azores and North Atlantic

GPS Azores Project will contribute to fill a knowledge gap on maritime existing and potential uses; on conflicts “uses-uses”‖ and “uses-environment”‖, and on existing and potential and on Best Sustainable Development Scenarios for Maritime Spatial Planning.

Focusing on the Azores...

  • 2019
Growing algae sustainably in the Baltic Sea

GRASS aims to close the legislative gap for macroalgae cultivation in order to facilitate its introduction to the market as food, energy and consumables, such as plastics. The project maps possible sites for macroalgae cultivation and harvesting, which include implications...

  • 2021
The Gulf of Morbihan Sea Enhancement Scheme
The main objectives of the Scheme are to set long term orientations of the use of the different sectors to tackle the social (ensuring social and generation mix, protecting the access to the sea and allowing the urban development), economic (marine farming, fisheries) and environmental (protecting the fragile ecosystem) challenges.
  • 2016

The project aims to support objectives assigned in the Horizontal Action (HA) “Spatial Planning” of the EUSBSR, co-led by HELCOM and VASAB and it builds on the coordination activities started within the previous HASPS projects: HASPS​ (2015/2016) and HASPS 2 (2016/2018)...

  • 2020