North East of Farnes Deep MCZ 2016 Survey Report (Version 3) 2020
Marine JNCC Publications Offshore Seabed Survey Seabed Habitats and Geology 2051-6711 JNCCCEFAS reports Marine Marine protected area JNCC-CEFAS 34 Drop camera Grabs Multibeam echo sounder Multi-beam echo sounder
The survey at North East of Farnes Deep Marine Conservation Zone was carried out between 24 – 27 May 2016 on the RV Cefas Endeavour cruise CEND1016. The survey team for the duration of the fieldwork included Cefas marine ecologists, marine surveyors, habitat mappers and marine chemists along with a marine monitoring specialist from JNCC.
The aim of the survey was to gather the initial dataset of a site monitoring time-series, that will contribute information on the habitats found at this site to inform habitat specific assessments (e.g. under the Marine and Coastal Access Act, Marine Strategy Framework Directive).
Resource type Publication
Topic category Environment
Reference date 2020·10·05
Whomersley, P., Mitchell, P., Silburn, B. & Albrecht, J. 2020. North East of Farnes Deep MCZ 2016 Survey Report (Version 3). JNCC/Cefas Partnership Report Series No.34, JNCC, Peterborough, ISSN 2051-6711.
This report (versions 1 and 2), was originally published by Defra, and has been revised to comply with GDPR and provide a clearer explanation of the survey design used.
Communications, JNCC publisher
Limitations on public access No limitations
Use constraints Available under the Open Government Licence 3.0
Metadata date 2020·10·08
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