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New: Offshore Installations and Bathing Waters

New: Offshore Installations and Bathing Waters

In addition to the recent release of ‘Finfish’ and ‘Hydrocarbon Extraction – Active Licenses’ data, EMODnet Human Activities has grown to include two more new datasets: ‘Offshore Installations’ and ‘Status of Bathing Waters’.   The status of bathing waters is based on the dataset “Bathing Water Directive – Status of bathing water” provided by The European Topic Centre on Water and made available by the European Environment Agency. The data set presents the latest information as reported … Read entire article »

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New Datasets and Map Tools

New Datasets and Map Tools

EMODnet Human Activities now includes two new datasets: ‘Finfish’ and ‘Hydrocarbon Extraction – Active Licenses’. New map tools have also been released.   The finfish dataset provides information about the location of seawater finfish farms, including company, species and distance to shore. Data is provided for Cyprus, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Finland, Spain and the UK. There are no sea-based finfish farms in Belgium, Bulgaria, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands and Poland. There is a significant production in Italy … Read entire article »

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