Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie, Hamburg•Rostock
The 2004-report on the state of the North Sea is now online.
The joint presentation of the atmospheric, oceanographic, and chemical state of the North Sea attempts to integrate the
results from these disciplines and thus aims at a better, holistic understanding of the North Sea system. Such
understanding is a key prerequisite for sustainable mangement and implementation of effective measures to protect
the marine environment.
The report comprises an English summary which is available on the internet at:
Correspondingly reports on the state of the Baltic are issued by the Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung,
Warnemünde. These are available on the internet at: