Copernicus Marine for MSFD
2 Oct 2019 | Brussels, Belgium

Mercator Ocean International organizes in October 2, 2019 in Brussels, an event entitled “Copernicus Marine for MSFD”. MSFD was introduced in 2008 by the EU to promote sustainable use of Europe’s seas and conserve marine ecosystems. Its overall objective is to achieve or maintain Good Environmental Status (GES) of all EU marine waters by 2020.

The main objectives of #CopernicusMarine4MSFD event are:

  • Listen to European agencies and Member States experience, needs and priorities in terms of Copernicus Marine data for MSFD.
  • Share EU Member States MSFD user experience using Copernicus Marine.
  • Listen to  EU Member States requirements wrt future Copernicus Marine data for their MSFD strategies.
  • Present Copernicus Marine propositions in terms of data according to MSFD descriptors