Sea bottom communities

Benthic communities (benthos) are composed of all the fauna and flora that live on or near the bottom. The Éolien en Mer SIG studies can therefore cover a wide range of species in terms of size and biological type such as algae, crustaceans, shellfish, sea stars and sponges and worms.

The studies

Benthic communities in the food web study

As part of the study on food webs, a major section is devoted to benthic communities. Several specific samples were taken from this compartment: a…