This paper presents the recommendations, which have been derived from the analyses and activities carried out during the Baltic LINes’ project implementation.
Please note that as of 30 June 2019, the EU MSP Platform website is no longer being updated with new information. Updates are expected to resume in the near future.
UNESCO-IOC Marine Spatial Planning Programme
The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO developed a ten-step guide defining the scope and the nature of marine spatial planning. MSP can be a key component to an ecosystem-based management of marine areas and marine resources.
This report synthesises the process, results and main outcomes obtained through the AquaSpace project, which aims to optimise and increase the available area for aquaculture, in both marine and freshwater environments, by supporting implementation
This book is a reflection of the spatial-analytical and design aspects of the GAUFRE report “Towards a Spatial Structure Plan for Sustainable Management of the Sea”.
Clyde Maritime Forum
The report highlights lessons learned from the experience of the SSMEI Clyde Pilot and makes recommendations with respect to the possible nature of Regional Marine Plans.
Compilation of tools and instruments that can be applied in developing effective MSP and ICM based on experience gained in various cases in Baltic, Adriatic and Black Sea.
Three set of recommendations and good practices for beach sediments maintenance and management corresponding to three different dimensions.
The project aimed to identify recommendations for the best use of available scientific knowledge to support the sustainable management of marine resources and the maritime space.
Paving the Road to MSP in the Mediterranean: MSP MED - Greece
This UNEP-MAP PAP-RAC funded pilot project aimed to apply MSP approach and ICZM principles to the region of Ionian Islands in Greece.
The PISCES guide was developed by multi-ntaional, multi-stakeholder collaboration and explores what is needed to implement the ecosystem approach in the context of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive.
Cross-sector coordination; conflict minimisation agreements and compensation; consultation and recommendations for sector conflict management.
The recommendations focused on the challenges and opportunities of combining national and transnational MSP approaches to support the promotion of offshore renewable energy (ORE) sources.