Across the EU there are a range of modelling and decision support tools available for progressing Marine Spatial Planning, related to data provision, pressures and impacts of human activities etc. This project will identify best practice technical tools in the Irish context. Their value is to inform policy makers of technical options to progress nationally.
1. Technical report evaluating best practice models for spatial data management and integration (Q2 2018).
2. Technical report on existing products that can add value to spatially represented data collected in this operation (Q2 2019).