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Europe's 2020 strategy recognises that knowledge drives innovation, which in turn brings growth that is both sustainable and smart. For the maritime economy much of this knowledge depends on observations of the rhythms and cycles of the sea. However, the data collected through these observations can only generate knowledge and innovation if Europe's engineers and scientists are able to find, access, assemble and apply them efficiently and rapidly. At present this is not the case. The Commission's "Marine Knowledge 2020" initiative aims to unlock and assemble marine data from different sources and facilitate their use.

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11th EMODnet Technical Working Group meeting (Spring 2022) - Agenda

Hybrid meeting: Physical meeting at InnovOcean, Ostend & online connection  Dates: Tuesday 26th April 2022 (09:30-17:00), Wednesday 27th April 2022 (09:30-12:30 Joint with SC & MKEG) (all times in Central European Summer Time, CEST)

Last update: 26/04/22

16th EMODnet (Spring 2022) Steering Committee Meeting - Agenda

Hybrid meeting: Physical meeting at InnovOcean, Ostend & online connection  Dates: Wednesday 27 April 2022 (09:30-17:00 joint), Thursday 28 April 2022 (09:30-12:30) (all times in Central European Summer Time, CEST) Meeting Chair: Jan-Bart Calewaert (Head, EMODnet Secretariat)  

Last update: 26/04/22

Chlorophyll-a global monthly mean Map of the Week - Chlorophyll-a

The Map of the Week shows the monthly global surface ocean chlorophyll-a concentration.

Last update: 22/04/22

Education for Climate Policy and Practice Forum

On 5 May 2022, the European Atlas of the Seas participated in the Education for Climate Policy and Practice Forum.

Start date: 05/05/2022 - 10:00
Last update: 21/04/22

Seafloor litter, density of plastic bags Map of the Week - Seafloor litter

The Map of the Week shows the density of plastic bags on the seafloor (number of items per km²).

Last update: 15/04/22

EMODnet & Copernicus Marine Service - 6th Coordination Meeting (March 2022)

The EMODnet-Copernicus Marine Service coordination meetings aim to foster current collaboration and leverage future mutual areas of benefit between EMODnet and Copernicus Marine.

Last update: 13/04/22

Tenth Anniversary of the Memorandum of Understanding between the European Commission and the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO)

Event to assess progress and consider next steps

Start date: 06/05/2022 (All day)
Last update: 11/04/22

Arctic Circle and Argo Floats Map of the Week - The Arctic Circle and Argo Floats

The Map of the Week shows the Arctic Circle around the Earth at approximately 66°33’ N, and Argo floats north of the Arctic Circle.

Last update: 08/04/22

Map of the Week – Employment in the established blue economy Map of the Week – Employment in the established blue economy

The Map of the Week shows information regarding the overall employment in the main established blue economy sectors in the European Union, per Member State.

Last update: 01/04/22

Map of the Week – Water – Rivers and lakes Map of the Week – Water – Rivers and lakes

The Map of the Week shows the main European rivers and lakes. Drainage networks and associated drainage basins form complex functional entities important not only for hydrological processes but also for environmental processes at large.

Last update: 25/03/22

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