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:

  • 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.           
 

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