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    • A Standardised Vocabulary for Identifying Benthic Biota and Substrata from Underwater Imagery: The CATAMI Classification Scheme. 

      Althaus, Franziska; Hill, Nicole; Ferrari, Renata; Edwards, Luke; Przeslawski, Rachel; Schönberg, Christine H. L.; Stuart-Smith, Rick; Barrett, Neville; Edgar, Graham; Colquhoun, Jamie; Tran, Maggie; Jordan, Alan; Rees, Tony; Gowlett-Holmes, Karen (2015)
      Imagery collected by still and video cameras is an increasingly important tool for minimal impact, repeatable observations in the marine environment. Data generated from imagery includes identification, annotation and ...
    • Protocol for TSS Blank Collection1. [Training video] 

      Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS) (CSIRO/Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS), Canberra, Australia, 2018)
      Instructional video for Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS) TSS Blank Collection1 – Protocol for IMOS TSS blank collection (2.08 mins) ........
    • Passive Acoustic Monitoring from Fixed Platform Observatories. Deliverable 12.6, FixO3. 

      Van der Schaar, Mike; Andre, Michel; Delory. Eric; Gillespie, Doug; Rolin, Jean-Francoise (IFREMER for FIXO3, Brest, France, 2017)
      The development of fixed platform observatories provides an excellent opportunity to measure ocean noise and to acoustically monitor for marine mammals. The addition of passive acoustic monitoring equipment to such a ...
    • A method to extract fishers’ knowledge (FK) to generate evidence for sustainable management of fishing gears. 

      Deshpandea, Paritosh C.; Brattebøb, Helge; Feta, Annik Magerholm (2019)
      The dangerous effects of Abandoned, Lost or Discarded Fishing Gears (ALDFG) is documented in the literature. However, there exists an overall lack of understanding in quantifying the pollution loads of fishing gears (FG) ...
    • Manaus Letter: Recommendations for the Participatory Monitoring of Biodiversity. 

      Participatory Monitoring and Management Partnership (PMMP); Constantino, Pedro; Silvius, Kirsten; Kleine Buening, Jan; Arroyo, Paulina; Danielsen, Finn; Durigan, C.C.; Estupinen, G.; Hvalkof, Søren; Poulsen, Michael Køie; Ribeiro, Katia (Participatory Monitoring and Management Partnership (PMMP), Manaus, Brasil, 2015)
      Recommendations regarding best practices for participatory, community-based monitoring of biodiversity and natural resource use developed by the participants of the large International Seminar on Participatory Monitoring ...
    • Operating Cabled Underwater Observatories in Rough Shelf-Sea Environments: A Technological Challenge. 

      Fischer, Philipp; Brix, Holger; Baschek, Burkard; Kraberg, Alexandra; Brand, Markus; Cisewski, Boris; Riethmüller, Rolf; Breitbach, Gisbert; Möller, Klas Ove; Gattuso, Jean-Pierre; Alliouane, Samir; van de Poll, Willem H.; Witbaard, Rob (2020)
      Cabled coastal observatories are often seen as future-oriented marine technology that enables science to conduct observational and experimental studies under water year-round, independent of physical accessibility ...
    • A field and video annotation guide for baited remote underwater stereo-video surveys of demersal fish assemblages. [GOOS ENDORSED PRACTICE] 

      Langlois, Tim; Goetze, Jordan S.; Bond, Todd; Monk, Jacquomo; Abesamis, Rene A.; Asher, Jacob; Barrett, Neville; Bernard, Anthony T.F.; Bouchet, Phil J.; Birt, Matthew J.; Cappo, Mike; Currey-Randall, Leanne M.; Driessen, Damon; Fairclough, David V.; Fullwood, Laura A. F.; Gibbons, Brooke A.; Harasti, David; Heupel, Michelle R.; Hicks, Jamie; Holmes, Thomas H.; Huveneers, Charlie; Ierodiaconou, Daniel; Jordan, Alan; Knott, Nathan A.; Lindfield, Steve; Malcolm, Hamish A.; McLean, Dianne; Meekan, Mark; Miller, David; Mitchell, Peter J.; Newman, Stephen J.; Radford, Ben; Rolim, Fernanda A.; Saunders, Benjamin J.; Stowar, Marcus; Smith, Adam N. H.; Travers, Michael J.; Wakefield, Corey B.; Whitmarsh, Sasha K.; Williams, Joel; Harvey, Euan S. (2020)
      1. Baited remote underwater stereo-video systems (stereo-BRUVs) are a popular tool to sample demersal fish assemblages and gather data on their relative abundance and body size structure in a robust, cost-effective and ...
    • Current Best Practices for Generalizing Sensitive Species Occurrence Data. Version 1. 

      Chapman, Arthur D. (Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Secretariat, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2020)
      The unprotected distribution of Sensitive Primary Species Occurrence Data (for example the exact localities of rare, endangered or commercially valuable taxa) was a concern of GBIF [https://www.gbif.org] – the Global ...
    • Planet Microbe: a platform for marine microbiology to discover and analyze interconnected ‘omics and environmental data. 

      Ponsero, Alise J.; Bomhoff, Matthew; Blumberg, Kai; Youens-Clark, Ken; Herz, Nina M.; Wood-Charlson, Elisha M.; Delong, Edward F.; Hurwitz, Bonnie L. (2020)
      In recent years, large-scale oceanic sequencing efforts have provided a deeper understanding of marine microbial communities and their dynamics. These research endeavors require the acquisition of complex and varied ...
    • Disrupting data sharing for a healthier ocean. 

      Pendleton, Linwood H.; Beyer, Hawthorne; Estradivari; Grose, Susan O.; Hoegh-Guldberg, Ove; Karcher, Denis B.; Kennedy, Emma; Llewellyn, Lyndon; Nys, Cecile; Shapiro, Aurelie; Jain, Rahul; Kuc, Katarzyna; Leatherland, Terry; O’Hainnin, Kira; Olmedo, Guillermo; Seow, Lynette; Tarsel, Mick (2019)
      Ocean ecosystems are in decline, yet we also have more ocean data, and more data portals, than ever before. To make effective decisions regarding ocean management, especially in the face of global environmental change, we ...
    • Fisheries learning exchanges: a short guide to best practice. 

      Rocliffe, Steve (Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Rome, Italy, 2018)
      This handbook provides guidance on developing, implementing, evaluating and sustaining fisheries learning exchanges (FLEs). A collaboration between FAO, the NGO Blue Ventures and the research initiative FLExCELL, it draws ...
    • Recommended Best Practices for Regional Fisheries Management Organizations: Report of an independent panel to develop a model for improved governance by Regional Fisheries Management Organizations. 

      Lodge, Michael W.; Anderson, David; Løbach, Terje; Munro, Gordon; Sainsbury, Keith; Willock, Anna (Chatham House, London, UK, 2007)
      One of the great innovations of the UN Fish Stocks Agreement of 1995 was to place regional fi sheries management organizations (RFMOs) at the heart of international fi sheries management. It was hoped that a multilateral ...
    • Best Practices for High Seas Fisheries Management: Lessons Learned. 

      Mooney-Seus, Marjorie L.; Rosenberg, Andrew A. (Chatham House, London, UK, 2007)
      • Ecosystem-Based Management (EBM), used in concert with the Precautionary Approach (PA), shows promise for improving management of marine resources on the high seas. • An examination of the approaches, operational ...
    • FLOWW Best Practice Guidance for Offshore Renewables Developments: Recommendations for Fisheries Liaison. 

      Fishing Liaison with Offshore Wind and Wet Renewables Group (FLOWW) (The Crown Estate, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2014)
      The offshore renewables energy sector is developing rapidly to meet the future energy needs of the nation, reduce the nation’s reliance on carbon based fuels and help secure security of supply. As the industry develops, ...
    • Fisheries operations. Best practices to improve safety at sea in the fisheries sector. 

      Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) (Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Rome, Italy, 2015)
      Article 6, paragraph 6.17, of the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries recognizes that “States should ensure that fishing facilities and equipment, as well as all fishing activities, allow for safe, healthy and fair ...
    • Guidelines on how to sync your High Frequency (HF) radar data with the European HF Radar node (Version1.2). 

      Reyes, E.; Rotllán-García, P.; Rubio, A.; Corgnati, L.; Mader, J.; Mantovani, C. (Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting System, SOCIB, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 2020)
      This document is a step-by-step guide to start transferring HF radar (HFR) data from your network to the EU HFR node . The EU HFR node acts as the focal point for the European HFR data providers, implementing the HF ...
    • Impact of HF radar current gap-filling methodologies on the Lagrangian assessment of coastal dynamics. 

      Hernández-Carrasco, Ismael; Solabarrieta, Lohitzune; Rubio, Anna; Esnaola, Ganix; Reyes, Emma; Orfila, Alejandro (2018)
      High-frequency radar, HFR, is a cost-effective monitoring technique that allows us to obtain high-resolution continuous surface currents, providing new insights for understanding small-scale transport processes in the ...
    • Quantifying Uncertainty in Analytical Measurement, 3rd Edition. 

      Ellison, S.L.R.; Williams, A. (Eurachem/CITAC, Teddington, UK, 2012)
      This Guide gives detailed guidance for the evaluation and expression of uncertainty in quantitative chemical analysis, based on the approach taken in the ISO “Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement” [H.2]. ...
    • The Application of Uncertainty Quantification Techniques and Information Theory to Oil Spill and Ocean Forecasting. 

      Wang, Shitao (University of Miami (PhD Thesis), Coral Gables, Florida, 2017)
      Quantifying uncertainties in ocean current forecasts is an important component of formulating a response to an oil spill, e.g. to compute the anticipated oil trajectories. Polynomial Chaos (PC) methods have recently been ...
    • Recommendation on a free and open data access policy. JERICO-NEXT WP5- Data Management. Deliverable D5.1, Version 1.3. 

      Gorringe, Patrick (IFREMER, Brest, France, 2017)
      The main message of the JERICO-NEXT data policyisthat data produced within the project isfree and unrestricted with no charge for third parties. The JERICO-NEXT Data Policy provides recommendations on ownership, to which ...