Data submission & deadlines

Here you will find the current reporting formats, instructions for their completion and deadlines for the reporting of data related to the Biological Diversity and Ecosystems Committee

Group

Datastream

Dataset

Data Manager

Request Date

Submission Deadline

ICG-MPA

OSPAR network of marine protected areas

Database of Marine Protected Areas

France / Germany

Annual, June

01/10

Data on other area based measures

France/ Germany / UK /Secretariat

Biennial,

Starting June 2018

TBC

Reporting on implementation of the Recommendations

Secretariat

Annual, June

01/10

ICG-POSH

Species and habitats recommendations

Reporting of measure implementation in 2019 and every 6 years thereafter

Secretariat/UK

Annual, October

31/12

ICG-POSH

OSPAR Habitats in the North-East Atlantic Ocean

Data on observations

UK

Annual, January

29/05

ICG-COBAM

Seals Abundance and Distribution

Seal abundance

Seal distribution

Data Centre; ICES

TBC

TBC

ICG-COBAM

Seabirds Abundance and Distribution

Data are submitted directly to ICES via the biodiversity portal: http://www.ices.dk/marine-data/data-portals/Pages/Biodiversity.aspx

Data Centre; ICES

TBC

TBC

ICG-COBAM

Phytoplankton

CPR database maintained by the UK

UK; SAHFOS

N/A

N/A

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