The establishment of a Scientific Interest Group is a commitment measure under the Dieppe Le Tréport offshore wind farm project. With the prefectural decrees authorising the construction of the latter, the creation of the Éolien en Mer SIG was formally established with three main objectives.

The aims of the SIG are to support the implementation and monitor the effectiveness of the Avoidance, Reduction and Compensation (ARC) measures planned under the Dieppe Le Tréport wind farm project, to improve knowledge of the marine environment in the eastern English Channel area and to disseminate the conclusions of the studies among the scientific community and the general public.

As such, it is mainly intended:

The management and scientific coordination of the studies are developed within the following areas: