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Vulnerability of marine habitats to the invasive green alga Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea within a marine protected area.
The relative vulnerability of various habitat types to Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea invasion was investigated in the National Marine Park of Zakynthos (Ionian Sea, Greece). The density of C.Expand
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Landsat 8 vs. Landsat 5: A comparison based on urban and peri-urban land cover mapping
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An image dataset from the Landsat OLI spaceborne sensor is compared with Landsat TM in order to evaluate the excellence of the new imagery in urban landcover classification, using medium spatial resolution imagery. Expand
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New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records (October 2015)
The Collective Article “New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records” of the Mediterranean Marine Science journal offers the means to publish biodiversity records in the Mediterranean Sea. The currentExpand
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"Protected" marine shelled molluscs: thriving in Greek seafood restaurants
International agreements as well as European and national legislation prohibit exploitation and trading of a number of edible marine shelled molluscs, due to either significant declines in theirExpand
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The role played by citizen scientists in monitoring marine alien species in Greece
Environmental issues are best handled with the participation of all concerned citizens at the relevant level. Engaging citizen scientists to survey local biota and detect non-native marine speciesExpand
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Additions to the marine alien fauna of Greek waters (2007 update)
The list of marine alien fauna in Greek waters is updated taking into account new findings (published and unpublished data). According to the present work, the number of species increases from 102 toExpand
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Marine alien species in Greek Seas: Additions and amendments by 2010
An update of the inventory of alien marine species from the coastal and offshore waters of Greece is presented. Records were compiled based on the existing scientific and grey literature, includingExpand
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Estimating Satellite-Derived Bathymetry (SDB) with the Google Earth Engine and Sentinel-2
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We develop an empirical preprocessing workflow for estimating satellite-derived bathymetry using the Google Earth Engine (GEE) with optical remote sensing technology using the open Sentinel-2 archive. Expand
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Towards Global-Scale Seagrass Mapping and Monitoring Using Sentinel-2 on Google Earth Engine: The Case Study of the Aegean and Ionian Seas
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Seagrasses are traversing the epoch of intense anthropogenic impacts that significantly decrease their coverage and invaluable ecosystem services, necessitating accurate and adaptable, global-scale mapping and monitoring solutions. Expand
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Integration of satellite remote sensing data in ecosystem modelling at local scales: Practices and trends
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Spatiotemporal ecological modelling of terrestrial ecosystems relies on climatological and biophysical Earth observations. Expand
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