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The monitoring of the seasonal and spatial variability of fishing grounds and support to the implementation of the international regulations (e.g. vessel monitoring) are the key elements of this application.

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EU – DECLIMS (Detection and Classification of Maritime Traffic from Space, Report January 2006

23 January 2006

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The project DECLIMS, Detection and Classification of Marine Traffic from Space, was defined in order to provide a focus for research into the use of satellite imagery for maritime vessel(eg.Fisheries) detection, classification and identification so as to allow researchers to develop a better understanding of the capabilities of such systems, to identify the advantages and drawbacks of different approaches, to strengthen the infrastructure capable of meeting the demands of users, and to help drive developments of new sensors and platforms towards the operational need of vessel monitoring.

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