Species and habitats reporting

The reporting templates to be used by Contracting Parties to OSPAR in completing the regular implementation report on OSPAR Recommendations for OSPAR listed threatened and/or declining species and habitats are provided through this website.

Contracting Parties are requested to download the templates and return completed templates to the OSPAR Secretariat.

Reporting guidelines are provided in the implementation reporting data call issued 7 June 2019. Maerl beds have been used as an example of an annotated implementation report in Addendum 1 to the data call.

Implementation reporting is to be completed by 31 December 2019.