Online Resources

Ocean Mapping

European Atlas of the Seas
Explore, collate and create your own maps


The European Atlas of the Seas is an easy-to-use and interactive catalogue of maps and information about Europe’s marine environment provided by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE).

The Atlas hosts a wealth of information, covering topics such as nature, tourism, security, energy, passenger transport, sea bottom, sea level rise, fish consumption, and much more. It is the ideal tool for schools and anyone wishing to learn more about the European seas and its coastal areas.