Completing management options in the Baltic Sea Region to reduce risk of invasive species introduction by shipping

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COMPLETE (Completing management options in the Baltic Sea Region to reduce risk of invasive species introduction by shipping) is an Interreg Baltic Sea Region funded project to minimise introduction of invasive species carried by ships. The project focuses on the issue in the Baltic Sea region, and it brings together 12 organisations across the region.

Invasive species are identified as a major threat to the world’s oceans and biodiversity. The most important vector introducing harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens in marine environment is shipping. COMPLETE project will provide a comprehensive approach on the complex issue. Through delivering required management tools and practical guidelines, it will find a harmonized way to comply with the requirements set by the IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention in the Baltic Sea region.

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COMPLETE (Completing management options in the Baltic Sea Region to reduce risk of invasive species introduction by shipping) is an Interreg Baltic Sea Region funded project to minimise introduction of invasive species carried by ships. The project focuses on the issue in the Baltic Sea region, and it brings together 12 organisations across the region.

Invasive species are identified as a major threat to the world’s oceans and biodiversity. The most important vector introducing harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens in marine environment is shipping. COMPLETE project will provide a comprehensive approach on the complex issue. Through delivering required management tools and practical guidelines, it will find a harmonized way to comply with the requirements set by the IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention in the Baltic Sea region.
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Todellinen alku/loppupvm01/10/201730/09/2020