Pan-European marine ecosystems
Where relevant, details have been provided for other seas e.g. the Azov and White Seas.The different seas on the map are defined following the Large Marine Ecosystems (LMEs) approach (http://woodsmoke.edc.uri.edu/Portal/jsp/LME_EA.jsp). However, this approach is not always followed in the chapter.Not all the seas that appear on the map are covered by the statistics below it.
For references, please go to www.eea.europa.eu/soer or scan the QR code.
This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe's environment.
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