INSPIRE Knowledge Base

EGMOS

Description
Organisation: 
European Working Group for the harmonisation/standardisation of marine oil spill monitoring results
Acronym: 
EGMOS
Details
Mission and Objectives: 
To discuss issues of harmonisation/standardisation of oil spill monitoring efforts. The objective is to harmonise user requirements for an Europe-wide oil spill monitoring service to foster a full understanding of the marine oil pollution situation in Europe.
Formal Mandate: 
None
Mandate: 
Members of a project
Activities: 
Working groups, workshops, reports
Membership: 
Oil spill monitoring servive providers, European National Pollution Control Authorities, experts from EU bodies
Typology: 
Thematic
PROPOSED ROLE IN INSPIRE DEVELOPMENT

Which role(s) do you foresee for the SDIC in INSPIRE development

  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • collect and describe user requirements related to Environmental policies
  • yes
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Geographic Domain
    Europe
    EU 25+ marine and coastal areas
    Societal Sector
    research, central government
    Specific Expertise
    Specific Expertise: 
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development
    No