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Upcoming: data product workshop

Added on: 2015-03-06 15:21:49 by Claus, Simon
A two day technical workshop on the the creation of EMODnet abundance gridded data products will be organised in Oostende 11 and 12 March 2015. On the agenda is also the creation of the Operational Oceanographic Products and Services to facilitate the ICES ecosystem assessments.

Gridded abundance data products available

Added on: 2014-10-07 12:12:18 by Claus, Simon
A methodology to create the gridded abundance maps, using DIVA (Data-Interpolating Variational Analysis) has been tested. Currently preliminary data products are available for over 40 species from the North Sea, Baltic Sea and North East Atlantic. The products are made for benthos, zoo- and phytoplankton, birds, fish and mammals.

EMODnet Biology Second General Meeting

Added on: 2014-10-02 13:21:37 by Claus, Simon
The second general meeting took place on the 17th and 18th of September, in Horta, at the Faial Island in the Azores. The activities of year one, were discussed, with a strong focus during discussions on MSFD relevant products. After the meeting, the group was lucky and spotted 2 magnificent sperm whales.

EMODnet biology presented at MODEG meeting and HOPE Conference

Added on: 2014-03-05 18:06:02 by Claus, Simon
The first result of EMODnet biology were presented during the last MODEG meeting and a speed pitching presentation of the project was given at the high level HOPE conference

EMODnet Biology Species Traits Vocabulary Workshop

Added on: 2014-02-17 12:03:09 by Claus, Simon
The WP 2 of EMODnet biology held its workshop on species traits and attributes at the Ifremer headquarters form 12 till 13 of February. 25 experts discussed and prioiritzed marine species traits and looked into their application for marine science and management.

Workshop WP5 on the production of gridded abundance maps in Yrzeke, NIOZ

Added on: 2014-01-31 10:19:08 by Claus, Simon
On 23 and 24 January 2014, the WP5 partners gathered to discuss the production of gridded abundance maps, using the DIVA software. ...

Inauguration of the EMODnet Secretariat Office

Added on: 2014-01-31 10:15:27 by Claus, Simon
On Wednesday 19 February 2014, the inauguration of the EMODnet Secretariat Office at the InnovOcean site in Ostend (Wandelaarkaai 7, 8400 Oostende - UNESCO-IODE entrance) will take place. ...

EMODnet Biology phase 2 kicks off

Added on: 2013-09-16 10:19:05 by Claus, Simon
The EMODNET biology project kicked off in Oostende from 11-12 September 2013. 39 people, representing 23 institutes joined the 2-day meeting.



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