Using this graphic and referring to it is encouraged, and please use it in presentations, web pages, newspapers, blogs and reports.
For any form of publication, please include the link to this page and give the cartographer/designer credit (in this case GRID-Arendal)
Adapted from the European Marine Observation and Data Network, EUSeaMap web-GIS, accessed on December 2011.
Uploaded on Tuesday 19 Nov 2013
Seabed habitats in Western Mediterranean
The Mediterranean Basin has a wide array of habitats that include
sea grass beds, intact rocky shorelines, persistent frontal
systems, estuaries, underwater canyons, deepwater coral assemblages
and sea mounts (UNEP/MAP 2012).