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Published 17.12.2019

mistic-seas

MISTIC SEAS

Macaronesia Islands Standard Indicators and Criteria: Reaching Common Grounds on Monitoring Marine Biodiversity in Macaronesia


Azores

Madeira

Canary Islands

 | Public Project

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The MISTIC SEAS is a project ,coordenated by Regional Fund for Science and Technology of the Regional Government of the Azores,  that aims to design a common methodology for the monitoring of marine biodiversity in the Macaronesia region, focusing on the populations of marine cetaceans, turtles and seabirds and establishing a common roadmap to improve coordination in implementing the Marine Strategy Framework Directive in Spain and Portugal (Canary Islands, Azores and Madeira), one of the most biodiverse areas in Europe.

Other european and international partners

  • FRCT – FUNDO REGIONAL PARA A CIÊNCIA E TECNOLOGIA DO GOVERNO REGIONAL DOS AÇORES (AZORES – PORTUGAL)
  • DRAM – DIREÇÃO REGIONAL DOS ASSUNTOS DO MAR DO GOVERNO REGIONAL DOS AÇORES (AZORES – PORTUGAL)
  • SRA – SECRETARIA REGIONAL DO AMBIENTE E DOS RECURSOS NATURAIS DO GOVERNO REGIONAL DA MADEIRA (MADEIRA – PORTUGAL)
  • DIRECÇÃO-GERAL DOS RECURSOS NATURAIS, DA SEGURANÇA E DOS SERVIÇOS MARÍTIMOS DO MINISTÉRIO DO MAR DO GOVERNO DE PORTUGAL (PORTUGAL)
  • DGSCM- MAPAMA – DIRECCIÓN GENERAL DE SOSTENIBILIDAD DE LA COSTA Y DEL MAR. MINISTERIO DE AGRICULTURA, PESCA, ALIMENTACIÓN Y MEDIO AMBIENTE (SPAIN)
  • FBIO – FUNDACIÓN BIODIVERSIDAD DEL MINISTERIO DE AGRICULTURA, ALIMENTACIÓN Y MEDIO AMBIENTE (SPAIN)
  • IEO -INSTITUTO ESPANHOL DE OCEANOGRAFIA (SPAIN)