Maritime Forum
European Atlas of the Seas

shows the richness and diversity of the seas and oceans that wash the shores of Europe

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Map of the week – Coastal Nuclear Power Plants

The map of the week features the locations of coastal nuclear power plants and their operational status.

Last update: 19/07/19

Map of the week – Marine bird observations

This map of the week features a global dataset of marine bird observations.

Last update: 12/07/19

Map of the week – Seabed litter – Plastic bags density

This map of the week shows the density of plastic bags in the European seas.

Last update: 05/07/19

Map of the week – Nights spent at tourist accommodation establishments

This map of the week shows the yearly changes in the number of nights tourist spent in accommodation establishments of coastal and non-coastal regions.

Last update: 28/06/19

Map of the week – Locations of wind farms

In light of EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019, the map of the week shows where offshore wind energy farms are located.

Last update: 21/06/19

Map of the week – Vessel Density 2017

This map of the week features a vessel density map which shows the maritime traffic on the European seas in 2017.

Last update: 14/06/19

Map of the week – Undersea relief names

In honour of World Oceans Day, this map of the week allows you to explore the many mysterious ocean landscapes, hidden below the waves.

Last update: 07/06/19

Map of the week – Relative sea level trends

The map of this week shows the change in sea level (in millimetre per year), relative to the land, along the European coasts.

Last update: 31/05/19

Minutes of the 3rd European Atlas of the Seas Steering Committee (SC) Meeting

The European Atlas of the Seas Steering Committee meets twice a year to review progress and set the priorities for future developments.

Last update: 29/05/19

Map of the week - Community structural aid

This week the European elections take place. Therefore, in this map of the week, we are highlighting one of the European Commissions’ initiatives to improve the lives of EU citizens and the marine environment.

Last update: 24/05/19