This tool, dedicated to Marine experts, provides information on the main MSFD Articles collected by Member States from 2012 up to date.
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WISE-Marine provides access to information and data on the state of Europe’s seas, on the pressures affecting them, and on the actions being taken to protect and conserve the marine environment. Read more
In the spotlight
Results on the Good Environmental Status (GES) assessments reported by the EU Member States to the European Commission under Article 8 are presented in a dynamic format.
These dashboards present the ecological and chemical status assessments under the Water Framework Directive, the conservation status of marine species and habitats under the Habitats Directive and the coverage of Marine Protected Areas in European waters.
Information on the marine environment of EU Member States, including the state of features reported under different Directives.
In memory of Irene del Barrio Alvarellos,our colleague who has been instrumental in developing and running WISE-Marine, in particular the EU Marine Strategy Framework Directive reporting and assessment components.
Europe’s seas are still under significant pressure from human activities.
Latest publications and reports
Comparison of multi-metric indicator-based tools for assessment of the environmental status in Europe’s seas
ETC/ICM Report No 1/2022
MSFD Article 20 implementation report
Marine Messages II
EEA Report No 17/2019
European Maritime Transport Environmental Report
2021 EMSA-EEA Report 2021.