Publicity and documents

2018

 

EUseaMap 2018 Booklet

The new EUSeaMap booklet is out!

It summarises EMODnet Seabed Habitats achievements, the benefits of predictive broad-scale habitat maps and the principles behind creating such maps. It also contains examples of how EUSeaMap has been applied in marine research and management.

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European Broad-Scale Seabed Habitat Maps Support Implementation of Ecosystem-Based Management” - Publication in the Open Journal of Ecology, reviewing the application of Broad-Scale Seabed Habitats Maps (BSHM) in Europe.

Citation: Andersen, J.H., Manca, E., Agnesi, S., Al-Hamdani, Z., Lillis, H., Mo, G., Populus, J., Reker, J., Tunesi, L. and Vasquez, M. (2018) European Broad-Scale Seabed Habitat Maps Support Implementation of Ecosystem-Based Management. Open Journal of Ecology, 8, 86-103. https://doi.org/10.4236/oje.2018.82007

 

2017

* EUSeaMap 2016 technical report - including details on the method used in creating the EMODnet broad-scale seabed habitat map for Europe (EUSeaMap 2016) and its confidence layers.

Citation: Populus J., Vasquez M., Albrecht J., Manca E., Agnesi S., Al Hamdani Z., Andersen J., Annunziatellis A., Bekkby T., Bruschi A., Doncheva V., Drakopoulou V., Duncan G., Inghilesi R., Kyriakidou C., Lalli F., Lillis H., Mo G., Muresan M., Salomidi M., Sakellariou D., Simboura M., Teaca A., Tezcan D., Todorova V. and Tunesi L., 2017. EUSeaMap, a European broad-scale seabed habitat map. 174p. http://doi.org/10.13155/49975

 

Annex to EUSeaMap 2016 technical report: translations to MSFD Benthic Broad Habitat Types - an Excel file containing the tables used to obtain the MSFD Benthic Broad Habitat types from EUSeaMap 2016.

Citation: Manca E., Lillis H., Annunziatellis A., Agnesi S., Mo G., Tunesi L., Parry M., Doncheva V., Al-Hamdani Z., 2017. The MSFD Benthic Broad Habitat Types Tables. Annex to Populus J., Vasquez M., Albrecht J., Manca E., Agnesi S., Al Hamdani Z., Andersen J., Annunziatellis A., Bekkby T., Bruschi A., Doncheva V., Drakopoulou V., Duncan G., Inghilesi R., Kyriakidou C., Lalli F., Lillis H., Mo G., Muresan M., Salomidi M., Sakellariou D., Simboura M., Teaca A., Tezcan D., Todorova V. and Tunesi L., 2017. EUSeaMap, a European broad-scale seabed habitat map. 174p. http://doi.org/10.13155/49975

 

2016

EMODnet Thematic Lot no 3 - Seabed Habitats - Final report. Reporting Period: Sept. 2013 to Sept. 2016

The final progress report of EMODnet Seabed Habitats phase 2.

 

2015

EMODnet Thematic Lot n° 3 - Seabed Habitats – Annual (interim) report. Reporting Period: Sept. 2014 to Aug. 2015

The second annual progress report of the EMODnet Seabed Habitats phase 2 project.

 

   Poster on the Methods for creating a broad-scale map of seabed habitats.

   Presented at the  First EMODnet Open Conference, Oostende, 20th October 2015

 

 

 

Poster on the 2015 EUSeaMap EUNIS broad scale habitat maps coverage. Presented at the  First EMODnet Open Conference, Oostende, 20th October 2015

The EMODnet Seabed Habitats initiative and examples of application of the EUSeaMap broad-scale seabed habitat maps

Extended abstract for the presentation given at the ICES Annual Science Conference 2015, Copenhagen, by EMODnet Seabed Habitats partners.

 

2014

 EUSeaMap: A broad-scale physical habitat map for European Seas

   This booklet, published in August 2014, provides a summary of the EMODnet Seabed Habitats phase 1 (2009-2012) achievements, as well as  the plans for the second phase of the project(2013-2016). It summarises the benefits of predictive maps and the principles behind creating such       maps. It also contains examples of how EUSeaMap maps have been applied in marine research and management.

 

  EMODnet Thematic Lot n° 3 - Seabed Habitats – Annual (interim) report. Reporting Period: Sept. 2013 to Aug. 2014

The first annual progress report of the EMODnet Seabed Habitats phase 2 project.

 

2012

EUSeaMap phase 1 maintenance report

Cameron, A. (ed)., 2012. EUSeaMap Maintenance Report - Preparatory Action for development and assessment of a European broad-scale seabed habitat map final report.

EUSeaMap 1 Technical appendix on wave base threshold definition used for the creation of the biozone layer

EUSeaMap 1 Technical appendix on light threshold definition used for the creation of the biozone layer

EUSeaMap: using the EUNIS classification to predict broad-scale habitats for 2,000,000 km2 of European seabed

presentation by Helen Ellwood/EUSeaMap 1 Consortium at the MESH Atlantic workshop “Using EUNIS (European Natural Information System) habitat classification for benthic mapping in European seas” in San Sebastian (Spain) 23rd-24th April 2012

 

2011

EUSeaMap phase 1 final report

Cameron, A. and Askew, N. (eds.), 2011. EUSeaMap - Preparatory Action for development and assessment of a European broad-scale seabed habitat map final report.

 

2010

EUSeaMap project: Modelling European seabed habitats - A focus on the western Mediterranean.

Information poster presented at 39th CIESM (The Mediterranean Science Commission) in Venice, Italy, 10-14 May 2010. Published as: Tunesi L., Agnesi S., Cameron A., Coltman N., Hamdi A., Lopez V., Mo G., Populus J., Sanz alonso J., Sartoretto S., Connor D., 2010 - EUSeaMap project: modelling European seabed habitats - a focus on the western Mediterranean. Rapp. Comm. int. Mer Médit., 39: 686.