The SIMNORAT data portal demonstrator has been designed as a tool to help marine spatial planners to access, preview and use relevant data for Maritime Spatial Planning of the Northern Atlantic area. This technical laboratory explores solutions to overcome existing barriers and gaps on data sharing in a transboundary context.  The datasets gathered and tested in this portal are mainly Web Services, in Accordance with INSPIRE Directive recommendation.


The spatial data published on the data portal demonstrator is described with metadata sheet which is available on the data portal demonstrator for each layer.


The metadata sheets also are available through the MSP metadata catalogue.