Report of the Working Group on the Effects of Extraction of Marine Sediments on the Marine Ecosystem (WGEXT)
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The Working Group on the effects of extraction of marine sediments on the marine ecosystem (WGEXT) met at Delft, The Netherlands, 12–15 April 2011. Thirteen participants from seven ICES member countries attended the meeting. The objective of WGEXT is to provide a summary of data on marine sediment extraction, marine resource and habitat mapping, changes to the legal regime, and research projects relevant to the assessment of environmental effects.
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