SUBMON®’s Projects

Restoration of Neptune seagrass meadows affected by the presence of abandoned concrete mooring systems

Location: Costa brava – Catalonia

Years of activities: 2014-2016

Completed for: Infraestructures – Regional Government of Catalonia

Description: Study of the impact of abandoned concrete mooring systems on Posidonia oceanica seagrass beds in Natura 2000 sites. Shifting of moorings situated in the limits of the meadows and removal of those ones directly impacting the seagrass, installing low-impact mooring systems instead

rootRestoration of Neptune seagrass meadows affected by the presence of abandoned concrete mooring systems