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    Dissemination of environmental information in relation to the Birds and Habitats Directives

    How can EU Member States best fulfil their obligations under the 2003 Access to Information Directive and the 2007 INSPIRE Directive regarding active dissemination of information i... Read more »

    Healthy Seas removes 29,000 kg of nets from the North Sea

    The last Healthy Seas salvage trip of the season collected 6,000 kg of nets from the North Sea. This brings the total for the year to 29,000 kg of nets recovered in the Dutch and B... Read more »

    New project on the mapping and assessment of ecosystems and their services

    ECNC has started work on the UNEP-funded project ’Initiatives related to mapping and assessment of ecosystems and their services in EECCA and SEE countries; and support to the re... Read more »