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Data set name

Marine habitats - Romanian littoral

Data holding centreNational Institute for Marine Research and Development "Grigore Antipa"
CountryRomania  Romania
Time period2006-2008
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Romanian Black Sea coast

Observations 
Parameters

Habitat characterisation

Description 
Summary

The inventory of the habitat types has allowed the underlining of those types for conservation of which requires their declaration as special preservation areas. In addition, those species of plants and animals of which requires the designation of the special preservation areas and of the special acvafaunistic protection areas have been emphasized. The investigation techniques include the direct observation/underwater photographing and filming, and the biological and non-biotic samples analysis. Interpretation of the results is realized taking in consideration the EU Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC) (Annex I), Manual of the EU habitats interpretation (EUR 25, 2003) and Palearctic Habitats Classification (Devillers, Devillers-Terschuren et Vander Linde, 1996).

OriginatorsNational Institute for Marine Research and Development "Grigore Antipa"
Availability 
OrganisationNational Institute for Marine Research and Development "Grigore Antipa"
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr. Eng. Simion Nicolaev (Managing Director)
Address

National Institute for Marine Research and Development "Grigore Antipa"
300 Mamaia Blvd.
Constanta

900581
Romania

Telephone40 241 540288
Facsimile40 241 831274
Emailnicolaev@alpha.rmri.ro; rmri@alpha.rmri.ro
Administration 
Collating centreNational Institute for Marine Research and Development "Grigore Antipa"
Local identifier41001056
Global identifier2396
Last revised2009-05-26