Published 07.12.2016 - Updated 07.12.2016

The 2016 PICES Annual Science Meeting and 25-year anniversary celebration

IMBER was well represented at the 2016 PICES Annual Science Meeting (ASM) that was held in San Diego, CA, USA, from 2 - 11 November. It was a special meeting as PICES was celebrating its 25th anniversary, so the meeting included a look back at where they have been as well as where they are going.


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Published 30.11.2016 - Updated 30.11.2016

Global patterns and trends of tuna isotopes

Stable carbon and nitrogen isotope analysis is a common tool to estimate trophic position and examine habitat patterns of a range of coastal and marine predators, but due to the extensive oceanic habitat and logistics required to conduct wide-scale sampling, global comparisons have been limited to date. The CLIOTOP 2016-01 ‘Tuna Isotopes’ Task Team recently convened two workshops in Hobart, Australia to draft two scientific papers. 

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Published 17.11.2016 - Updated 18.11.2016

East China Normal University to host the IMBER Regional Project Office for a further three years

A ceremony to mark the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between IMBER and the East China Normal University (ECNU) was held on 20 October 2016 at ECNU in Shanghai, China. This MOU relates to the renewal to host and support the IMBER Regional Project Office (RPO) at the State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research (SKLEC) at ECNU for an additional three years. Carol Robinson, IMBER Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) Chair and Rongming Wang, ECNU Vice President, signed the MOU on behalf of IMBER and ECNU.

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Published 01.11.2016 - Updated 01.11.2016

Registration is now open for the 2017 ESSAS Open Science Meeting

ESSAS will hold its 3rd Open Science Meeting from 11-15 June 2017 in Tromsø, Norway. The theme of the meeting is Moving in, out and across the Subarctic and Arctic marine ecosystems: shifting boundaries of water, ice, flora, fauna, people and institutions.

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