Search

How to create queries in the free text search:

  • Add double quotes around a group of words to search for pages containing that group (e.g. "fuel cells")
  • AND (or &&):  wind AND "solar panels" returns pages containing both "wind" and "solar panels".
  • OR (or a space): wind "solar panels" returns pages containing wind or "solar panels".
  • NOT (or !): solar NOT "solar panels" returns pages containing solar but not "solar panels".
  • Use the various filters (left column) to refine or reset your search.
  1. Fisheries and Aquaculture

    Our seas, oceans and coasts are important resources for the EU. The livelihoods of many citizens depend on the sea – fisheries of course, but also tourism and trade are key sectors of the EU economy. The EU fishing industry is the fourth largest in the wo ...

    30 April 2014

  2. Coastal and marine environment

    The coastal and marine environment is a major provider of goods and services, such as food, fossil fuels, construction materials, transport and recreation. It also hosts an invaluable biodiversity that forms complex ecosystems which are threatened by huma ...

    30 April 2014

  3. Data exchange standardisation for maritime surveillance

    Currently, EU and national authorities responsible for different aspects of maritime surveillance – such as border control, safety and security, fisheries control, customs, environment or defence – collect data separately and often do not share them betwe ...

    30 April 2014

  4. Maritime safety and security

    Maritime transport enables trade and contacts between all the European nations and provides the main vehicle for European imports and exports to the rest of the world. Almost 90% of the EU external freight trade is seaborne, while short sea shipping repre ...

    05 May 2014

  5. Maritime surveillance

    Maritime surveillance is essential for creating maritime awareness ('knowing what is happening at sea'). With its competencies in space technologies and data fusion, the JRC contributes to the implementation of the Integrated Maritime Policy, in ...

    26 May 2014

  6. Monitoring container traffic and analysing risk

    90% of the world's cargo is transported in maritime containers, but only 2% is physically inspected by customs authorities, opening the possibility for illicit activities. Today, it is widely believed that the only viable way to control containerised ...

    05 May 2014

  7. Piracy, Maritime Awareness and Risks

    As one of the EU initiatives to ensure maritime security and counter piracy, the JRC helps African authorities – in the context of the Piracy, Maritime Awareness and Risks- Maritime Security (PMAR-MASE) project – to build up their own capacities for marit ...

    24 September 2014

  8. The obligation of sustainable fisheries management: Review of endured failures and challenges in exploitation of the living sea

    Book chapter reviewing fisheries management towards sustainablity. book chapter review of fisheries management towards sustainablity RAETZ Hans-Joachim 2012 Articles in books Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen Agriculture and food se ...

    30 April 2014

  9. MSE testing of factors likely to have an effect on catch surplus calculations through impacting MSY estimates

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report analysing uncertainty on the estimation of Maximum Sustainable Yield (MSY) considering the most likely factors to affect the stocks subject to Fisheries Partnership Agreements.   This work deals with uncertaint ...

    30 April 2014

  10. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Review of scientific advice for 2013- part 2 (STECF-12-08).

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research report reviewing the fish stocks of EU interest. STECF EWG-12-09 was held on 2-6 July 2012 in Copenhagen (Denmark). The meeting produced the 2nd report in 2012 focussing on the review of stocks of EU interest. STECF a ...

    30 April 2014

  11. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Evaluation of Fishing Effort Regimes in European Waters Part 1 (STECF-12-09)

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report presenting the STECF's review of the Expert Working Group 12-06 which has extensively addressed the ToR regarding the fishing effort regime evaluations in European waters.   STECF presents its review of th ...

    30 April 2014

  12. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries. International Dimension (STECF-12-11).

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report reviewing the conclusions of the Expert Working Group EWG-12-04, which provided an  analysis of the concept of "surplus"- as used for stocks of small pelagic and demersal species distributed in Wester ...

    30 April 2014

  13. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Development of the Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) in European seas (STECF-12-12)

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report addressing the outcomes of the STECF Expert Working Group EWG-11- ‘Development of the Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) in European seas’.     The STECF Expert Working Group EWG-11- ‘Development ...

    30 April 2014

  14. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Management plans part 2- changes to cod plans (STECF-12-13)

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report approaching aspects relating to the revision of cod management plans.   The STECF Expert Working Group (EWG 12-07) on Management plans part 2 met in Edinburgh, Scotland from 18 to 22 of June 2012. The meeting p ...

    30 April 2014

  15. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Management plans part 2- developing area based management plans(STECF-12-14)

    JRC Scientific and Technical Researh Report approaching modelling possibilites and indicative resource implications identifided for different options of cod management plans. The STECF Expert Working Group (EWG 12-07) on Management plans pt2 met in Edinbu ...

    30 April 2014

  16. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Evaluation of MS Annual Reports for 2011 of the DCF (STECF- OWP-12-05)

    The Expert Working Group meeting of the Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries EWG 12-08 was held from 25 – 29 June in Hamburg, Germany, to evaluate MS Annual Reports for 2011 of the DCF. The EWG report was reviewed by written procedur ...

    30 April 2014

  17. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Economic Performance of the EU Fish Processing Industry Sector(STECF-OWP-12-01)

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report providing a comprehensive overview of the latest information available on the structure and economic performance of the European Union (EU) fish processing industry from the Scientific, Technical and Economic C ...

    30 April 2014

  18. JRC- Alenia Aeronautica Coupled UAS and Spaceborne SAR Campaign in Italy

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report exploring the feasibility of using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) for small boat detection, tracking, classification and identification, as well as to study the potential of UAS for maritime surveillance, in par ...

    30 April 2014

  19. JRC – Elbit Systems Coupled UAS and Spaceborne SAR Campaign in Israel

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report analysing feasibility of using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) for small boat detection, tracking, classification and identification, as well as to study the potential of UAS for maritime surveillance. It present ...

    30 April 2014

  20. JRC- Metasensing Coupled Spaceborne & Airborne SAR Campaign in Rotterdam

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report analysing the feasibility of using new sensors and platforms, such as SAR or Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) for small boat detection, tracking, classification and identification, as well as to study the potentia ...

    30 April 2014

  21. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Opinion by written procedure- Review of scientific advice for 2013- part I- Advice on stocks in the Baltic Sea (STECF-OWP-12-04).

    JRC Scientifical and Technical Research Report, providing the scientific advice on the stocks and fisheries in the Baltic Sea in 2013. The scientific advice on the stocks and fisheries in the Baltic Sea in 2013 evaluated and endorsed by the Scientific, Te ...

    30 April 2014

  22. Report of the Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries on Assessment of Mediterranean Sea stocks (STECF 12-03)

    JRC Scientfic and Technical Research Report assessing the status of demersal and small pelagic stocks in the Mediterranean Sea against the proposed FMSY reference point, and carrying out short and medium term forecasts.     The Expert Working Group meetin ...

    30 April 2014

  23. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Scoping for Impact Assessments for Multi-Annual plans for Baltic Multispecies and cod in the Kattegat, North Sea, West of Scotland and Irish Sea (STECF-12-05)

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report scoping the preparation of Impact Assessments for new management plans on the following groups of stocks: a) Impact Assessments for a new plan for cod, herring, sprat (and flounder) in the Baltic Sea and b) Imp ...

    30 April 2014

  24. Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF)- Opinion by Written Procedure- Evaluations of Slovenian and SpanishManagement Plans (STECF-OWP-12-02)

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report providing the outcomes of the STECF Expert Working Group EWG-11-20 that conducted evaluations of Slovenian and Spanish Management Plans; and STECF review of the EWG-11-20 evaluations by written procedure.   The ...

    30 April 2014

  25. Testing the robustness of HCRs applied to Baltic pelagic stocks- Working Document in support to the STECF Expert Working Group 12-02 Management Plans- part 1

    JRC Scientific and Technical Research Report providing results of tests on the robustness of the target fishing mortality (F trgt) and biomass trigger (B trg) used on the harvest control rule (HCR) of the Baltic pelagic stocks. This work replies to a requ ...

    30 April 2014