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Marine Resources and the Environment (MARINFORSK)

The MARINFORSK programme will generate knowledge about marine ecosystems and the impact of anthropogenic pressures. With cutting-edge knowledge, the programme will strengthen the basis for sound, effective management processes and sustainable value creation based on marine resources. Scientific secondary objectives...

The MARINFORSK programme will generate knowledge about marine ecosystems and the impact of anthropogenic pressures.

With cutting-edge knowledge, the programme will strengthen the basis for sound, effective management processes and sustainable value creation based on marine resources.

Scientific secondary objectives
The MARINFORSK programme will:

  • increase understanding of the structure and function of and variation and change in marine ecosystems;
  • generate knowledge about the extent and effects of pollution and other pressures on marine ecosystems;
  • expand the knowledge base for sustainable harvesting and value creation based on marine resources;
  • acquire insight into management and societal perspectives related to marine ecosystem services and marine areas.