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Performance Indicators for the Management of the Marine Environment (CDEP 84/5/310) - ME4102

Description
SUMMARY OBJECTIVE.
To identify which outputs of existing monitoring programmes can a) directly be used as indicators, b) can be used to develop simple metrics without losing compromising the meaning and scientific robustness of data hathered for expert judgement.
To develop appropriate methodologies to derive simple indicators from complex measurements currently made in monitoring schemes under the auspices of MPMMG.
To enable indicator based reporting at the end of the current phase of the National Marine Monitoring Programme, and contribute towards the possible future development of a quinquennial State of the Seas report.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Performance Indicators for the Management of the Marine Environment - Final Report   (222k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2001

To: 2003

Cost: £77,825
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Environmental Protection              
Indicators              
Marine conservation              
Marine Monitoring              
Monitoring              
Nature conservation              
Tools              
Fields of Study
Environmental Protection - Marine