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The first issue of the Ocean State Report is now available!

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Mercator Ocean, entrusted by the European Commission to implement and operate the Copernicus Marine Service has been working for more than one year to issue this reference report. Written by 80 European scientific experts from more than 25 institutions, this…

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The NAOS project #6 newsletter is now online!

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About NAOS Argo is an international array of 3000 profiling floats that measure temperature and salinity throughout the deep global oceans, down to 2,000 metres. Argo is the first-ever global, in-situ ocean-observing network in the history of oceanography, providing an…

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CMEMS and Mercator Ocean are showing the way for OceanoScientific and Boogaloo

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CMEMS and Mercator Ocean provide daily routing maps and data to guide Boogaloo, a nickname for the boat owned by OceanoScientific. Boogaloo left Monaco last November 17th 2016 for a round-the-world trip of 110-120 days. The OceanoScientific Programme, created in…

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Mercator Ocean takes part in the Ariane’s Cup 2016!

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The Ariane’s Cup is a boat race gathering nearly 100 sailboats and close to 1000 crew members. The first race took place in 1979, now it is opened to companies involved in European spatial projects, in particular the Ariane program….

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Coral reefs facing climate change: Tara Pacific Expedition

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Mercator Ocean supports Tara Expeditions’ fight for biodiversity Mercator Ocean actively supports Tara Expeditions, a foundation which has been leading scientific and educational voyagesfor over 10 years, to study and understand the impact of climate change and the ecological crisis...
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Global Ocean Week Toulouse

The Global Ocean Week from 10 to 14 October 2016 in Toulouse

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  Pooling their expertise and best practices, the EU Copernicus Marine Service (CMEMS) and the EU Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) action on the “Evaluation of Ocean Syntheses” propose: The Global Ocean Week Opportunities & Perspectives in Ocean Modelling…

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Pôle Mer Méditerranée & Booster PACA event on 30 August in Toulon

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“Development opportunities related to Earth Observation data for blue growth” Pôle Mer Méditerranée, in partnership with Booster PACA, proposes an event on the theme “Development opportunities related to Earth Observation data for blue growth” on Tuesday 30 August from 9:30…

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9th Météo et Climat “Journée Scientifique” on 29 November 2016 in Paris

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Météo et Climat, association created under the name Société Météorologique de France and presided by Jean Jouzel, is organizing on Tuesday 29 November 2016 the 9th “Journée Scientifique” (Scientific Day) on the impact of climate change on slow onset flooding…

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Kostas Nittis Medal awarded to Angélique Melet from Mercator Ocean

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Angélique Melet, young researcher from Mercator Ocean, has been awarded the 2016 Kostas Nittis Medal. The Kostas Nittis Medal scheme was launched at the European Maritime Day 2015 by the European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella….

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EMFF will allow 7,5M€ to boost Blue Growth projects – Calls for Proposals are open

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This year, three calls for proposals are open under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund to foster blue growth across Europe. The European Commission organised a Launch Event on 5 April 2016 to present those calls. With a budget of over…

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