FIG Article of the Month, April: Comprehensive Databases for Seabed Environment Written by: Kari Strande, Norway
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The Article of the Month April 2020 is written by: Kari Strande, Norway Comprehensive Databases for Seabed Environment This article was presented at the FIG Working Week 2019 in Hanoi, Vietnam. The article unique collaboration programme in Norway called MAREANO. The programme contribute to a knowledge based conservation and use of the resources at sea   Read more...



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