Joint Monitoring Programme for Ambient Noise North Sea (JOMOPANS)

The aim of this project is to develop a framework for a fully operational joint monitoring
programme for ambient noise in the North Sea. Output will be the tools necessary for
managers, planners and other stakeholders to incorporate the effects of ambient noise in their
assessment of the environmental status of the North Sea, and to evaluate measures to improve
the environment.

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Latest Project News

Aarhus video

17 January 2020

Aarhus University has made a video on the replacement of the Jomopans monitoring station in hte Kattengat.

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Central North Sea mooring

07 January 2020

Early in the project, TNO identified a large “quiet” region in the central North Sea, with very little shipping activity. It was suggested that some …

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Jomopans policy brief

28 October 2019

During the Jomopans Midterm Event on 8 October Jomopans presented its Policy Brief. The Polocy Brief outlines the way joint monitoring can be implemen…

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Midterm Event

14 October 2019

Jomopans is a three year project and will finish at the end of 2020. At this moment the project has entered the second half. This is a good opportunit…

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Policy Advisory Board

14 October 2019

The Jomopans project will make products for marine managers and policy makers of the North Sea countries. To involve them in the project and to receiv…

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