Lofoten, Norway. Photo: Frank Gregersen/Nofima

MareFrame

Co-creating Ecosystem-based Fisheries Management Solutions

 Industrial economics  

MareFrame seeks to remove barriers preventing a more widespread use of an Ecosystem-based Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM).

Time:1. January 2014 – 31. December 2017
Financed by: European Commission 7th Framework Programme (grant 613751)
In cooperation with:28 participants, including project coordinator Matis –Iceland and Universities in Iceland, Helsinki, Aberdeen, Stockholm, Cape Town and Tromsoe

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It will develop assessment methods and a Decision Support Framework (DSF) for management of marine resources and thereby enhance the capacity to provide integrated assessment, advice and decision support for an EAFM.

Enabling comparisons between relevant “what-if” scenarios and their likely consequences, DSF will support the implementation of the new Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) and the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD).

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