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Marine Monitoring Platform Guidelines 4: Seabed Moorings for Marine Monitoring 2024


The purpose of this procedural guideline is to provide general guidance on the platforms available to conduct long-term, in situ monitoring of environmental parameters at or near subtidal benthic habitats. The high-level guidance provided includes information on equipment, survey planning, operational considerations, and estimated costs.

This procedural guideline is primarily intended for use by marine scientists and survey planners who are considering which monitoring platform will be most suited to meet their survey objectives.

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Resource type Publication

Topic category Environment

Reference date 2024·01·01

JNCC. 2024. Seabed Moorings for Marine Monitoring. Marine Monitoring Platform Guidelines 4. JNCC, Peterborough. ISSN 2517-7605.

The Marine Monitoring Platform Guidelines form part of JNCC’s commitment to providing expert advice in the field of marine biological monitoring methods and applications.

Responsible organisation
Communications, JNCC publisher

Limitations on public access No limitations

Use constraints Available under the Open Government Licence 3.0

Metadata date 2024·02·22

Metadata point of contact
Communications, JNCC

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