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Estimating the impact of COVID-19 on fishing

Estimating the impact of COVID-19 on fishing

On 9 March 2020, Italy was the first EU Member State to go on a nationwide lockdown in an effort to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Soon after, many other countries followed suit, albeit to different extents. At the time of writing, the first wave of coronavirus transmission has passed its peak in most EU countries, but the death toll is still projected to increase, leaving our communities mourning the loss of hundreds … Read entire article »

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Detailed method of EU vessel density map

Detailed method of EU vessel density map

A detailed method on how the EMODnet Human Activities Vessel Density Map was created has been published. EMODnet Human Activities aims to facilitate access to existing data on activities carried out in EU waters, by building a single entry point for geographic information on human uses of the ocean. The portal makes available information such as geographical position and spatial extent of a series of activities related to the ocean, their temporal variation, time when data … Read entire article »

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