Water soldier - Stratiotes aloides. Photo: Metsähallitus NHS/Manuel Deinhardt.

HOLAS II receives technical guidance from the HELCOM group State and Conservation as well as other Working Groups as appropriate. The project is supervised by the Group on the Implementation of the Ecosystem Approach (Gear).

The HOLAS II Core Team guides the project to ensure that national and regional aspects are aligned. The Core Team consists of representative of HELCOM members, which are also national contact points to support the project with expertise and data flow.