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Deep Sea Biology
Deep Sea Biology
To study on the stability and resilience of ecosystems, their functions and services to climate- and human pressure- driven changes.
To provide key information in support of current and untapped Blue Growth opportunities while securing a sustainable open-ocean and deep-sea ecosystem management.
Technical advice to management and conservation of insular shores, open-ocean and deep-sea ecosystems to different governmental bodies (UN, FAO, EU, OSPAR, Portugal and Azorean governments).
Outreaching the knowledge and training in ocean sciences with the scientific community, marine stakeholders, the students and the society.
To overcome difficulties in observing and discovering the open ocean and deepsea.
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I - INVITATION TO TENDER
1- An application is now open for 1 Science and Technology Management Scholarship (BGCT);
2- Scientific Area: Physical Oceanography / Biological Oceanography / Observational Oceanography / Satellite Oceanography;
3- The tender is open for 12 months, beginning on January 1, 2019, renewable up to a
maximum of 3 years;
Talk abstract: The aim of this talk is to give an insight in to the foraging behaviour of the king and macaroni penguin populations breeding on the sub-Antarctic islands of South Georgia, Crozet and Kerguelen. Conservation issues and the work being done on marine Important Bird Areas (mIBAs) in the Southern Ocean will be discussed as well as photographs taken from the work in the field. (more…)
“Becoming Treasures of the Sea”, the 2018 3ROcean conference is now just little more than a week away. We are looking forward to seeing you all in Ponta Delgada from 12 to 14 September for what is set to become an engaging conference concerned with the epistemological and regulatory underpinnings of human-marine interactions. (more…)