From Coastal Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Definition of Biofouling:
Biofouling or biological fouling is the undesirable accumulation of micro-organisms, plants, algae, and animals on submerged structures e.g., measuring sensors or ships' hulls. If biofouling occurs on the surfaces of living marine organisms it is called epibiosis.
This is the common definition for Biofouling, other definitions can be discussed in the article

More detailed information is given in the Wikipedia article Biofouling.

Related articles

European coastal and marine observatories (2020)
Instruments and sensors to measure environmental parameters
Inline measurement techniques
Antifouling paints