The main aim of the project implemented in 2010–2015 is to conduct inventories of marine species and habitats in the offshore waters of the Lithuanian exclusive economic zone (EEZ) in the Baltic Sea and designate new Natura 2000 sites. The project team will also elaborate recommendations for marine spatial planning and conservation. Raising public awareness about marine values and conservation needs is also among project objectives.

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Project goal is finally achieved!

Project goal is finally achieved!

2015 03 31

Today is the final day for implementation of the project “Inventory of marine species and habitats for development of Natura 2000 network in the offshore waters of Lithuania“. We have started all project activities in fall, 2010 – a total of five different institutions and organizations.

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Explore the Baltic reefs

Explore the Baltic reefs

2015 02 24

Klaipeda University scientists provides us with a unique opportunity to explore the deeps of the Baltic Sea. The underwater expedition have recorded the valuable marine habitat - the Baltic Sea reefs.

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The project “Inventory of marine species and habitats for development of Natura 2000 network in the offshore waters of Lithuania (DENOFLIT)” (LIFE09 NAT/LT/000234) is co-financed by the European Union’s LIFE+ Programme, the Republic of Lithuania and project partners.