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    • AQUACOSM: Network of Leading European AQUAtic MesoCOSM Facilities, Deliverable No 4.1: Standardised protocols (SOPs) on data collection, data quality and assurances and processing. Version 1.4. 

      Başoğlu, Deniz; Beklioğlu, Meryem; Ptacnik, Robert (Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. - Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei, Berlin, Germany, 2017)
      This Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) describes methods for sampling, and analysis of phytoplankton from mesocosm experiments carried out in all aquatic environments (fresh and marine waters). It gathers best practice advice ...
    • Best Practice Data Standards for Discrete Chemical Oceanographic Observations. 

      Jiang, L-Q.; Pierrot, D.; Wanninkhof, R.; Feely, R.A.; Tilbrook, B.; Alin, S.; Barbero, L.; Byrne, R.H.; Carter, B.R.; Dickson, A.G.; Gattuso, J-P.; Greeley, D.; Hoppema, M.; Humphreys, M.P.; Karstensen, J.; Lange, N.; Lauvset, S.K.; Lewis, E.R.; Olsen, A.; Pérez, F.F.; Sabine, C.; Sharp, J.D.; Tanhua, T.; Trull, T.W.; Velo, A.; Allegra, A.J.; Barker, P.; Burger, E.; Cai, W-J.; Chen, C-T.A.; Cross, J.; Garcia, H.; Hernandez-Ayon, J.M.; Hu, X.; Kozyr, A.; Langdon, C.; Lee, K.; Salisbury, J.; Wang, Z.A.; Xue, L. (2022)
      Effective data management plays a key role in oceanographic research as cruisebased data, collected from different laboratories and expeditions, are commonly compiled to investigate regional to global oceanographic ...
    • Best Practices for Fisheries Management. 

      Baltic Sea 2020 (Baltic Sea 2020, Stockholm, Sweden, 2009)
      There is currently a window of opportunity to influence the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) in Europe, as the European Commission will initiate a reform process, beginning in April 2009 with the publication of a Green Paper. ...
    • Best practices for implementing the STAVIRO underwater video protocol. [VIDEO] 

      Pelletier, Dominique; Cadé, Florent; Pearlman, Jay; Lara-Lopez, Ana; Roos, David (French Institute for the Exploitation of the Sea (Ifremer) and Oceans.mov and Ocean Best Practices System, Brest, France, 2022)
      Essential Biodiversity variables (EBV) related to benthic habitats and high trophic levels such as fish communities must be measured at fine scale but monitored and assessed at spatial scales that are relevant for policy ...
    • Best practices for marine litter reduction in the EU. 

      CleanSea Project (VU University, Institute for Environmental Studies, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2015)
      CleanSea partners catalogued and evaluated the potential of voluntary institutional arrangements, understood here as good and best practices, in reducing marine litter in the four European regional seas. Good practices ...
    • A Catalogue of Marine Biodiversity Indicators. 

      Teixeira, Heliana; Berg, Torsten; Uusitalo, Laura; Fürhaupter, Karin; Heiskanen, Anna-Stiina; Mazik, Krysia; Lynam, Christopher P.; Neville, Suzanna; Rodriguez, J. German; Papadopoulou, Nadia; Moncheva, Snejana; Churilova, Tanya; Kryvenko, Olga; Krause-Jensen, Dorte; Zaiko, Anastasija; Veríssimo, Helena; Pantazi, Maria; Carvalho, Susana; Patrício, Joana; Uyarra, Maria C.; Borja, Àngel (2016)
      A Catalogue of Marine Biodiversity Indicators was developed with the aim of providing the basis for assessing the environmental status of the marine ecosystems. Useful for the implementation of the Marine Strategy Framework ...
    • Data Management Handbook. Atlantos WP7, Deliverable D7.4. Version 1. 

      Harscoat, Virginia; Pouliquen, S. (AtlantOS, 2016)
      he H2020 AtlantOS project aims to optimize and enhance the Integrated Atlantic Ocean Observing System. One goal is to ensure that data from different and diverse in-situ observing Networks are readily accessible and useable ...
    • Decision Making and Coastal Risks: A Good Practice Guide. 

      Atlantic Network for Coastal Risks Management (Atlantic Network for Coastal Risks Management, 2017)
      The objective of this handbook is to provide a Good Practice Guide to facilitate the inclusion of coastal risk into decisions made in the coastal zone. This handbook is aimed at those involved in coastal planning and ...
    • Defining the BASElines and standards for Microplastics ANalyses in European waters : Final report Project BASEMAN 

      Gerdts, Gunnar (JPI-Oceans BASEMAN Project, 2019)
      Persistent plastic litter amasses. It fragments over time, both before entering and within the marine environment. Together with micro-sized primary plastic litter from consumer products, this leads to an increasing amount ...
    • Developing Zoo & Phytoplankton EOV Products in Blue-Cloud. 

      Cabrera, Patricia; Schepers, Lennert; Pint, Steven; Everaert, Gert; Pannimpullath Remanan, Renosh; Barth, Alexander; Drago, Federico (Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) for Blue Cloud Project, Oostende, Belgium, 2021)
      The Zoo and Phytoplankton EOV Products demonstrator is developed by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), in collaboration with the Faculty of Science and Engineering at Sorbonne University and GeoHydrodynamics and ...
    • Environment and Oil Spill Response (EOS) - an analytic tool for environmental assessment to support oil spill response planning. 

      Wegeberg, Susse; Fritt-Rasmussen, Janne; Gustavson, Kim (Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark, 2020)
      The EOS is a desktop analysis based on oil spill scenarios and published as well as expert knowledge on the environment in the assessment area. The EOS tool can support decisions of inclusion of mechanical recovery, in ...
    • Environment and Oil Spill Response (EOS) : an Analytic Tool for Environmental Assessments to Support Oil Spill Response Planning. The Handbook. 

      Wegeberg, Susse; Fritt-Rasmussen, Janne; Gustavson, Kim (Aarhus University, Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, Aarhus, Denmark, 2020)
      The EOS is a desktop analysis based on oil spill scenarios and published as well as expert knowledge on the environment in the assessment area. The EOS tool can support decisions of inclusion of mechanical recovery, in ...
    • FanpLESStic-sea 2019. Review of existing policies and research related to microplastics. 

      Vuola, Aaron; Ruiz, Marta; Vianello, Alvise (FanpLESStic-sea project, 2019)
      The FanpLESStic-sea project – “Initiatives to remove microplastics before they enter the sea” started in January 2019. In addition to the project goals such as raising awareness and looking for solutions related to the ...
    • First Application of IFCB High-Frequency Imaging-in-Flow Cytometry to Investigate Bloom-Forming Filamentous Cyanobacteria. 

      Kraft, Kaisa; Seppälä, Jukka; Hällfors, Heidi; Suikkanen, Sanna; Ylöstalo, Pasi; Anglès, Sílvia; Kielosto, Sami; Kuosa, Harri; Laakso, Lauri; Honkanen, Martti; Lehtinen, Sirpa; Oja, Johanna; Tamminen, Timo (2021)
      Cyanobacteria are an important part of phytoplankton communities, however, they are also known for forming massive blooms with potentially deleterious effects on recreational use, human and animal health, and ecosystem ...
    • Good Practice Guide: Activity 1.3. 

      Distretto Ligure delle Technologie Marine (INTERREG Europe, Extra SMEs, 2019)
      The EXTRA-SMEs project aims to improve and adapt aquaculture business development strategies through reflection and analysis, share lessons learned from actual implementation, and implement large-scale, sustained and ...
    • Handbook of best practices for open ocean fixed observatories. 

      Coppola, L.; Ntoumas, M.; Bozzano, R.; Bensi, M.; Hartman, S. E.; Charcos Llorens, M.; Craig, J.; Rolin, J-F.; Giovanetti, G.; Cano, D.; Karstensen, J.; Cianca, A.; Toma, D.; Stasch, C.; Pensieri, S.; Cardin, V.; Tengberg, A.; Petihakis, G.; Cristini, L. (European Commission, Fix03 Project, 2016)
      This handbook collects the “best practices” in all phases of the system covering the entire infrastructural chain of data acquisition. It includes recommendations on how to produce high quality data aiming towards common ...
    • Harmonized protocol for monitoring microplastics in biota. Deliverable 4.3. 

      Bessa, Filipa; Frias, João; Kögel, Tanja; Lusher, Amy; Andrade, Jose Manuel; Antunes, Joana; Sobral, Paula; Pagter, Elena; Nash, Róisín; O’Connor, Ian; Pedrotti, Maria Luiza; Kerros, Maria Emmanuelle; León, Victor; Tirelli, Valentina; Suaria, Giuseppe; Lopes, Clara; Raimundo, Joana; Caetano, Miguel; Gago, Jesús; Viñas, Lucía; Carretero, Olga; Magnusson, Kerstin; Granberg, Maria; Dris, Rachid; Fischer, Marten; Scholz-Böttcher, Barbara; Muniategui, Soledad; Grueiro, Gloria; Fernández, Verónica; Palazzo, Luca; de Lucia, Andrea; Camedda, Andrea; Avio, Carlo Giacomo; Gorbi, Stefania; Pittura, Lucia; Regoli, Francesco; Gerdts, Gunnar (JPI-Oceans BASEMAN Project, 2019)
      Microplastic pollution is presently considered a high concern topic by scientists, policy makers, governmental bodies, non-governmental organizations and the general public. Microplastics are highly widespread in all ...
    • Identification of maritime spatial planning best practices in the Baltic Sea Region and other European Union maritime regions. 

      Zaucha, Jacek; Matczak, Magdalena (Maritime Institute in Gdańsk, Gdansk, Poland, 2012)
      This report identifies good practices in implementation of the Baltic Sea Broad-scale Maritime Spatial Planning Principles jointly developed by VASAB and HELCOM. in 2010. The main aim of this exercise is to support planning ...
    • Identification of new and cross-cutting technologies and solutions to boost blue growth. 

      Thorud, K.; Horn, L.; Johne, B.; Blanchard, L. (JPI Oceans, Belgium, 2014)
      The Europe 2020 strategy clearly signalled the importance of industrial competitiveness for growth and jobs as well as for Europe’s ability to address societal challenges. In this context, mastering and deploying "enabling ...
    • Integration of oil detection functionality to FerryBox system. GRACE WP1, D1.2. Verson 1.2. 

      Pärt, Siim; Kõuts, Tarmo; Vahter, Kaimo (Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) for GRACE Project, 2017)
      Our knowledge of the ocean is limited by our observational ability. To better understand and manage the oceans and the coastal systems, there is a clear need for environmental data of higher spatial and temporal resolution. ...