Marine Information and Data Acquisition System
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Benthic ecosystem fisheries Impact Study BENTHIS will provide the knowledge to further develop the ecosystem approach to fisheries management as required in the Common Fisheries Policy and the Marine Strategy Framework Directive. It will study the diversity of benthic ecosystem in European waters and the role of benthic species in the ecosystem functioning. Fisheries impacts will be studied on benthic organisms and on the geo-chemistry.

Cruise Area Start End
13-420   13 Jun 2013 20 Jun 2013
14-410 Frisian Front 08 Jun 2014 13 Jun 2014
15-360   04 Jun 2015 12 Jun 2015