Marine Accidents Prevention & Improvement of Marine Environment Management

Marine Accidents Prevention & Improvement of Marine Environment Management

Upgrading marine safety control system with advanced technology

  • Building LTE-M (2016-2020) to provide disaster relief & rehabilitation and telemedicine system up to 100km in coastal areas where 80% of all vessels approach.
  • Developing E-Loran technique to prevent GPS disturbance from North Korea; and building an intelligent video surveillance system to prepare against potential falling & drowning accidents in fishery.

Managing marine space in an organized way & enhancing values of marine ecosystem

  • Building a platform to share oceans & fisheries information for integrated spatial management; and planning to design marine space for the model area (the Gulf of Kyeonggi; 2nd half of 2017).
  • Enlarging the coverage of mud flat rehabilitation; and encouraging eco-tourism including by certification system for marine eco-tourism.
  • Implementing a population restoring project for marine animals representing different oceans; and creating living environment for seals near Dok-do (Sep. 2017).