Applying a subregional coherent and coordinated approach to the monitoring and assessment of marine biodiversity in Macaronesia for the second cycle of the MSFD
Grant Agreement nº 11061/2017/750679/SUB/ENV.C2
Type: DG Environment - MFSD Second cycle – Call for Proposals
Duration: 24 months (15/03/2017 - 28/03/19)
Status: Ongoing
Coordinator: Fundo Regional para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FRCT), Azores - Portugal

FRCT – Fundo Regional para a Ciência e Tecnologia dos Açores (Azores – Portugal)
DRAM – Direção Regional para os Assuntos do Mar Do Governo Regional dos Açores (Azores – Portugal)
SRA – DROTA – Secretaria Regional do Ambiente- Direção Regional de Ordenamento do Território do Governo Regional da Madeira (Madeira– Portugal)
ARDITI – Agência Regional para o Desenvolvimento da Investigação Tecnologia e Inovação (Madeira – Portugal)
DGRM – Direção Geral de Recursos Naturais, Segurança e Serviços Marítimos (Portugal)
DGSCM – Dirección General de Sostenibilidad de la Costa y del Mar. Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente (Spain)
FB- Fundación Biodiversidad del Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente (Spain)
IEO – Instituto Español de Oceanografia (Spain)

Aim of the Project:

MISTIC SEAS 2 aims to implement the common monitoring programs designed in MISTIC SEAS and reinforce regionally coherent, coordinated and consistent updates of the determinations of Good Environmental Status (GES), as well as to prepare the next steps for 2nd cycle of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD).

FRCT Involvement:
FRCT is the project coordinator in MISTIC SEAS 2.
Financial Overview
Consortium Budget
Partners Contribuition EU Contribuition Total
269 505€1 078 020€1 374 525€
FRCT Budget
72 429€306 023€378 452€