Fostering research excellence
in EU Outermost Regions
Marine sciences & technologiesBiodiversity conservation & restoration
Applying a subregional coherent and coordinated approach to the monitoring and assessment of marine biodiversity in Macaronesia for the second cycle of the MSFD
Biodiversity conservation & restorationMarine sciences & technologies
The MISTIC SEAS project 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.