Classification Term:M1.6

North Sea


Metapopulations of marine fishes: a case study of the sand goby Pomatoschistus minutus on the Belgian Continental Shelf.
Modeling migrations of marine juvenile fish between coastal zones and estuaries.
TROPHOS: Higher trophic levels in the Southern North Sea. Monitoring, biological interactions and dispersal.
Monitoring the fish fauna of the Zeeschelde-estuary
Dispersal of Dover sole in a perspective of metapopulation structure.
Biotic interactions in turbid estuarine systems
Het gebruik van Littorina als TBT biomonitor langsheen het Schelde estuarium en de Noordzeekust
Ecologische karakterisatie van Europese estuaria, het Schelde-estuarium als model.
MARE-DASM: Marine Resources Damage Assessment and Sustainable Management of the North Sea.
MARE-DASM - The development of technical and legal procedures which allow to assess the damages caused to marine resources and to recover them from the polluter.
Taxonomic database of North Sea meiofauna.
Long term trends in the macrobenthos of the Belgian Continental Shelf.
Seasonal variation of macro algae, macrobenthos and avifauna associated with intertidal hard substrates along the Flemish Coast.
Ecological monitoring of a coastal defense project
Habitat-model extension.
Spatio-temporal variability and population dynamics of the Abra alba - Mysella bidentata community on the Belgian Continental Shelf.
The Pliocene at the southern margin of the North Sea Basin: stratigraphy and paleoenvironment based on magnetostratigraphy and integrated analysis of palynomorphs.
Biodiversity and role of the interstitial benthos of two European sandy beaches.
Analysis macrobenthic
Functional and structural aspects of biodiversity in an estuarine detrital food web, with emphasis on free-living nematodes and their interactions with bacteria
Nutrient pathways at the continent-ocean interface and coastal eutrophication. The Scheldt-South Bight of the North Sea.
Study and modelling of coastal eutrophication in the Phaeocystis-dominated Southern Bight of the North Sea
The ecological importance of groynes and other hard substrates in the tidal area on the Flemish coast (Belgium), partim algae
The ecological importance of groynes and other hard substrates in the tidal area on the Flemish coast (Belgium), partim macrozoobenthos
The collection Gustave Gilson as a historical reference framework for the Belgian marine fauna: a feasibility study
Evaluation of the 'Paardenmarkt' marine site (Belgium, North Sea)
Structural and functional biodiversity of copepod (Crustacea) communities on the Belgian Continental Shelf (North Sea)
Seasonality of capture and growth rate of plaice, cod, haddock and saithe (Pisces) in the North Sea based on fossil otolithes
Ecotoxicology, pathology and trophic position of marine mammals of European coasts
Ecology of marine benthic protozoa, species composition of ciliate communities
Monitoring of sandbanks on the Belgian continental platform by means of Nematodes
Macrobenthos, epibenthos and hyperbenthos of subtidal areas along the Belgian coast
Intraspecific genetic variation of Pomatoschistus minutus (Pallas, 1770) and P. lozanoi (de Buen, 1923) (Pisces) from the Belgian and the European continental shelf
Hyperbenthic communities of beaches: structure and interactions with demersal fish and epibenthic macro-Crustacea
Meiobenthos of intertidal and subtidal areas along the Belgian coast and the Westerschelde estuary
Macrobenthos of shallow intertidal and subtidal waters
Feeding ecology of marine Nematods
Host-parasite relationships in sympatric gobiid species Pomatoschistus sp. (Teleostei, Pisces) in the Voordelta area (North Sea, the Netherlands): influence of ecological and phylogenetic factors
Phytoplankton ecology in the North Sea
Nature conservation in the marine and coastal environment. Overview and analysis of legal possibilities.
Ecology of demersal fish species and larger epibenthic crustaceans in the coastal zone and estuaries in the SW-Netherlands
Eutrophication of coastal waters in Belgium
BALANS: Balancing impacts of human activities in the Belgian part of the North Sea
ECOTOX2: Effects of pollutants on benthic populations and communities of North Sea organisms
TROPHOS: Higher trophic levels in the Southern North Sea
BWZee: A biological valuation map for the Belgian continental shelf
SPEEK: Study of post extraction ecological effects in the Kwintebank sand dredging area
REFCOAST: Typology, reference condition and classification of the Belgian coastal waters
BEWREMABI: Belgian shipwreck: hotspots for marine biodiversity
The Hinder Banks: yet an important region for the Belgian marine biodiversity?
Viability of the Northeast Atlantic harbour porpoise and harbour seal populations (genetic and ecological studies)
GAUFRE: Towards a spatial structure plan for sustainable management of the sea
Habitat Suitability model for the analysis and prediction of macrobenthos in the North Sea
Expeditie Zeeleeuw
CALMARS: Validation of alternative marine calcareous skeletons as recorders of global climate change
CALMARS II: Critical evaluation of marine calcareous skeletons as recorders of global climate change
CLIMAR: Evaluation of climate change impacts and adaptation responses for marine activities
AMORE III: Combined Effect of Changing Hydroclimate and Human Activity on Coastal Ecosystem Health
INRAM: Integrated risk assessment and monitoring of micropollutants in the Belgian coastal zone
MICROMET: Microbial diversity and metal fluxes in contaminated North Sea sediments
WESTBANKS: understanding benthic, pelagic and air-borne ecosystem interactions in shallow coastal seas
Nutrients Cycling and the Trophic Status of Coastal Ecosystems (EUROTROPH)
AMORE II - Advanced modelling and research on eutrophication linking eutrophication and biological resources
CANOPY - Biogeochemical carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus fluxes in the North Sea
SISCO: Silica retention in the Scheldt continuum and its impact on coastal eutrophication
North Sea Benthos Project
Non-native species of the Belgian part of the North sea and adjacent estuaries
(SUMANOS) Cluster Sustainable Management North Sea


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