The overarching aim of CONMAR is to integrate existing and relevant datasets on historic marine munitions, to combine expertise and knowledge of German marine science organizations, governmental bodies and private sector, to advance our scientific understanding of the role and fate of marine munition in the environment, and provide policy solutions for monitoring and remediation actions in consultation with stakeholders.

After the CONMAR project is finalized, the consoritum will be able to advise on how to manage each of the munition contaminated areas in the German Baltic Sea. This advice will rest on the many project outcomes that are generated in the different work packages. These outcomes will be combined to support the management process. For this purpose, the consortium will fulfil the following objectives: