Reports, publications and presentations


Reports, publications and presentations associated with seabed minerals.


2020 resource report, Resources for the future

Basic studies

Basic studies associated with the opening process for mineral activities on the Norwegian continental shelf:

Shipping (pdf)(Norwegian only)

Fisheries (pdf)(Norwegian only)

Seabirds (pdf)(Norwegian only)

Technology (pdf)

Pelagic ecosystems (pdf) (Norwegian only)

Natural conditions (pdf)(Norwegian only)



Deep Sea Minerals Developments in Exploration (pdf)

Presentation given by Harald Brekke, geologist in the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate, at the Geological Society of Norway's winter meeting in January 2021.


Updated: 08/11/2021