BALANCE – "Baltic Sea Management – Nature Conservation and
Sustainable Development of the Ecosystem through Spatial Planning" – was an
INTERREG III B co-funded project aimed towards development of informed marine
management tools for the Baltic Sea based on spatial planning and cross-sectoral
and transnational co-operation. BALANCE, started in July 2005 and ended in
December 2007. For more information about the project, see: http://balance-eu.org/about_us/index.html.
Part of the BALANCE datasets can be visualized and downloaded in the HELCOM Map and Data
Service. Below you can also download several of the GIS datasets produced by
the BALANCE project in zip-files.
Please note that the data source should always be cited when using the
data. All details are included in the metadata attached to the
BALANCE project web page
EuSeaMap project web page
Mapping of Natura2000 habitats in Sweden (BALANCE)
Fish habitat modelling in the Baltic Sea archipelago region (BALANCE)