Coastal Zones - new COPERNICUS Land product now available

Coastal Zones - new COPERNICUS Land product now available

Februay 26th, 2021 - The European Environmental Agency announces the release of the new Copernicus Land (CLMS) Coastal Zone hotspot thematic product for reference years 2012 and 2018 and accompanying change mapping.

The new products Coastal Zones product covers all European coastal territory (of 32 EEA Member States) to a landward distance of 10 km with a total area of approximately 720,000 km². 

Planetek Hellas has been working with his consortium lead by Planetek Italia in close cooperation with EEA and the active involvement of the European coastal communities. The consortium includes GeoVille GmbH (Austria) andTelespazio Ibérica (Spain). The overall goals was to support Copernicus Land Monitoring Service (CLMS) and Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS) on their comprehensive coastal zone monitoring solution that is capable of addressing the complex and dynamic situations found in coastal environments.

WORKSHOP: CLMS Coastal Zones presentation - 8 April 2021 

The Copernicus Land Monitoring Service (CLMS) is hosting an online workshop on 8 April (10:00–15:40) to officially present its new Coastal Zone product, which enables thematic hotspot monitoring and mapping, and is designed to address the complex dynamics of coastal environment.

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Learn more about the CLMS and CMEMS Coastal Zones monitoring service:

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