MANTIS

Marine protected Areas Network Towards Sustainable fisheries in the Central Mediterranean is a three year project funded by the European Commission – DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE) under the theme“ Marine protected areas: network(s) for enhancement of sustainable fisheries in EU Mediterranean waters Mare/2014/41. The total budget of the project is € 700.000,00 of which 90 percent will be financed by DG MARE, and 10 percent will be funded from partners’ own budgets. Project started on 15th of December 2015 and will last till the 14th April 2019. The project coordinator is Institute for Marine Biological Resources and Biotechnologies.

Project Coordinator:
Dr. Fabio Fiorentino
E: fabio.fiorentino@irbim.cnr.it
T: +390923948966


MEDAC The results of the project MANTIS were presented at the First meeting with stakeholders organized by MEDAC as part of the FAIRSEA project. Dr Donata Melaku Canu had a presentation: Connectivity models in the Adriatic sea to support the design of Essential Fish Habitats.
CroFish MANTIS project was presented on the 12th International Fisheries, Fishing Equipment, Aquaculture and Sport Fishing Fair (CROFISH) that was organized in Poreč (Istra).


This project has been funded with support from the European Commission (DG MARE)