Marine Framework Directive

For the Marine Framework Directive knowledge in required on e.g. the relationship between environmental conditions and pressures. This information serves as policy support.


The Ministry of EL & I needs policy support for knowledge policy and implementation of the Marine Framework Directive, for example for the zoning of activities in space, time and intensity. EL & I also wants an inventory of potential models to calculate quantitatively the influence of measures.

This project collects, quantifies and structures the necessary knowledge about the relationship between environmental conditions - pressures. This allows an evaluation to be performed. In 2015, a monitoring program needs to be operational.