From marine ecosystem accounting to integrated governance
for sustainable planning of marine and coastal areas
From marine ecosystem accounting to integrated governance for sustainable planning of marine and coastal areas

MAREA project partners meeting

MAREA project partners meeting

Project partners meeting as hybrid event was held on October 12-13, 2021, in Tartu, Estonia and via Teams platform from other countries.

October 12: Opening words were said by project manager Susanna Jernberg (SYKE) – she welcomed all the participants and then introduced with the agenda of the meeting and time planning.

Progress of the implementation of WP1-WP4 was held by respective project partner. Afterwards the presentation on Survey experiences was held as well as the discussion: Integration of survey results for WP 1 and WP 2.

At the second half of the day 2 parallel thematic sessions were held to discuss the integration of modelling methods for deliverables and outputs of WP 1: what is currently available and how it will be intended to use and link different sources of information (presence, biomass maps, combined products of biomass and processes etc.) and on planning of steps towards the deliverables in WP 2. 

October 13: 2 content discussions were held: how to link data from other WPs to sustainability compass and what are stakeholder interests and views on using the geoportal. Finally the various communication products were discussed and their further development.