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Project: Mareano

Period 02. januar 2006 -
Financed by Nærings- og fiskeridepartementet og Klima- og miljødepartementet
Partner(s) Institute of Marine Research, Geological Survey of Norway, Norwegian Mapping Authority
Projects is lead by Miljødirektoratet
Web page http://mareano.no/en

MAREANO maps depth and topography, sediment composition, contaminants, biotopes and habitats in Norwegian waters. The results of the surveys are available on this website, visualised through maps. A number of our partners also supply data and maps from their own studies.

The Institute of Marine Research, the Geological Survey of Norway and the Norwegian Mapping Authority comprise the Executive Group which is responsible for carrying out the MAREANO field sampling and other scientific activities. The Programme Group, led by the Norwegian Environment Agency, has the executive responsibility for the MAREANO activities.