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Marine Environmental Change Network (CDEP 84/5/311) - ME3105

Description
Summary Objectives:
Contribute to evidence base on variability in the marine environment through establishing a network of selected long-term monitoring sites within UK waters through which comparable long-term datasets of variables identified as
being of major importance (eg hydrography, plankton and benthos) in the sub-tidal marine environment can be maintained. To develop joint archiving and interpretation of the networked datasets.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Final Report   (818k)
• General : Marine Environment Change Network Review No. 1: Long Term Changes in the North Sea Ecosystem   (530k)
• General : Marine Environment Change Network Review No. 2: A Review of Long Term Research in the Western English Channel   (1560k)
• General : Marine Environment Change Network Review No. 3: Long Tern Environmental Studies in the Irish Seas: A Review   (608k)
• General : Marine Environment Change Network Review No. 4: The Tiree Passage Time Series 1981-2003   (893k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2002

To: 2005

Cost: £270,787
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Marine Biological Association of the UK
Keywords
Environmental Change              
Environmental Protection              
Long-Term Monitoring              
Marine conservation              
Marine Impacts              
Marine Monitoring              
Monitoring              
Nature conservation              
Time Series              
Fields of Study
Environmental Protection - Marine