Annex I Reefs in UK offshore waters (Open Data) (2019) - full dataset 2019
This dataset contains all geospatial data that show the potential and high confidence mapped extents of Annex I habitat 'Reef' in UK offshore waters, including any additional areas that should be considered reef for management purposes. Annex I reefs occur where rocky areas or concretions made by marine animals arise from the surrounding seafloor.
Areas of protected reef can be viewed on the JNCC MPA Mapper - https://jncc.gov.uk/mpa-mapper
Additional information source: http://jncc.defra.gov.uk/page-1448
Resource type Dataset
Topic category Biota
Reference date 2019·09·17
Data sources include databases provided the CNCBs, new survey and modelled data, and derivatives from composite datasets.
Digital and Data Solutions, JNCC custodian
Limitations on public access None
Use constraints Available under the Open Government Licence v3. Attribution statement "Contains JNCC data © copyright and database right 2019"
Metadata date 2019·09·23
Metadata point of contact
Digital and Data Solutions, JNCC
Temporal extent 1968·01·01 2018·12·31