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ECNC is an independent European expertise centre for biodiversity and sustainable development. We promote an integrated approach for both land and sea and actively stimulate the interaction between science, society and policy.

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    Healthy Seas in 2016 – more nets collected and exciting new activities

    Last year’s results for Healthy Seas have been published, and they are very encouraging! Healthy Seas created many new and valuable partnerships, which helped us to collect many ... Read more »

    Ecosystem services and EU regulatory frameworks: How can Oppla help?

    The OpenNESS workshop 'Ecosystem services and EU regulatory frameworks: Experiences from real-world decision-making' was held in Brussels on 2 February 2017. It aimed to encourage ... Read more »

    European Commission adopts the Environmental Implementation Review

    Today the Commission adopted the Environmental Implementation Review, a new tool to improve implementation of European environmental policy and commonly agreed rules. This is the b... Read more »