Crown Estate plans marine data exchange; Diver licensing; New intertidal web resource for archaeologists; Landing craft cargo; Australia and the UNESCO Convention


 

Crown Estate plans marine data exchange 

The Crown Estate says that it has identified a requirement for an in-house data management repository. The system will allow for the submission of data and associated metadata, a requirement which now applies to Round 3 offshore wind, wave and tidal leases and other offshore leasing rounds. A functional specification for the marine data exchange has been drawn up by the GeoData Institute. 

More MMO 

The NAS has produced an interim statement on ‘Divers & Marine Licensing: Marine & Coastal Access Act 2009’. 

New intertidal web resource for archaeologists 

English Heritage’s new ‘Intertidal and Coastal Peat Database’ webpage is now online. The page features county summaries and has a downloadable form for submitting new site details. 

Landing craft cargo 

Calls for armoured vehicles and other equipment lost from a capsized D-Day landing craft off Sussexto be ‘protected’ have been publicised by the BBC. 

Australiaand the UNESCO Convention 

A Facebook page urging  Australia to sign up to the UNESCO convention has been set up.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s