Chapter 7. Coastal and Marine Monitoring

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,3,
  2. Ulrich Borchers4,
  3. Clive Thompson5 and
  4. Tristan Simonart6
  1. Patrick Roose

Published Online: 31 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch7

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

How to Cite

Roose, P. (2008) Coastal and Marine Monitoring, in The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring (eds P. Quevauviller, U. Borchers, C. Thompson and T. Simonart), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU93/142), rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), IUWPARE, Dept; Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Building T, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

  3. 4

    IWW Water Research Centre, Germany

  4. 5

    Alcontrol Laboratories, South Yorkshire, UK

  5. 6

    Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France

Author Information

  1. Belgisch Instituut voor Naturwetenschappen, Ostende, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

Book Series:

  1. Water Quality Measurements

Book Series Editors:

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,3

Series Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU93/142), rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), IUWPARE, Dept; Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Building T, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518366

Online ISBN: 9780470716090

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Keywords:

  • coastal and marine monitoring;
  • ecosystem approach - integrated human activity management;
  • Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP);
  • Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission or Helsinki Commission (HELCOM);
  • European marine monitoring programmes;
  • OSPAR JAMP case study;
  • analytical measurements and quality assurance;
  • background reference concentrations (BRCs);
  • WFD and European marine monitoring community

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Marine Monitoring Programmes in Europe

  • The OSPAR JAMP, A Case Study

  • Finding Synergies and Harmonising Differences

  • Conclusions

  • References