SAVE THE DATE! 14th AZTI’s SUMMER SCHOOL from 6th to 8th June 2017

It is our pleasure to announce you the 14th AZTI’s SUMMER SCHOOL, which will be held from 6th to 8th June 2017 (SAVE THE DATE!), at Aquarium of San Sebastian (Spain). The course AZTI is the hosting organization. The summer school is organized under the EEAcademy umbrella (an initiative of the European Environment Agency), and is also supported by the […]

Press release: DEVOTES Final Conference

The European project DEVOTES (DEVelopment Of innovative Tools for understanding marine biodiversity and assessing good Environmental Status), funded by the European Union under the 7th Framework Programme, ‘The Ocean of Tomorrow’, has organized its Final Conference, which will be held at the Madou building – European Commission’s Directorate-General for Education and Culture, Brussels (Belgium) from […]

My-GES released for Android and iOS devices!

We are pleased to announce that the application for smarthphone My-GES, developed in the framework of WP 4 “Innovative Modelling Tools” is now available for Android and iOS devices. Click here to get more information about the app.

DEVOTES Ebook online!

We are pleased to announce the publication of the first edition of the DEVOTES Ebook entitled “Bridging the Gap Between Policy and Science in Assessing the Health Status of Marine Ecosystems”, including contributions about marine monitoring techniques and the lessons learnt during these four years of intense collaborations. The book is available for free as […]

PML are recruiting an Environmental Economist Deadline: Oct 11, 2016

The Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our ‘Sea and Society’ group to work with other economists, social scientists and environmental scientists. This group undertakes research on the consequences and benefits of the interactions between society and the marine environment to support sustainable and […]

Ecological Restoration: Rivers and Coastal Systems Advanced Course

The advanced course Ecological Restoration: Rivers and Coastal Systems will be held in Coimbra, from 21st to 25th of November, organized by researchers Maria João Feio e João Neto (MARE-University of Coimbra and Instituto de Investigação Interdisciplinar of UC).     The course Ecological Restoration: Rivers and Coastal Systems: – has researchers , students (Ph.D. and M.Sc.) and […]

NEAT new version released!

We are glad to announce that the new version of NEAT (1.2) has been released today! NEAT version 1.2 released with new functionality and even better stability, and an enhanced manual New: software tested under Windows 10 and running fine New: assessment aggregation to higher-level SAUs (this is now the default, while in version 1.1 […]

Happy World Oceans Day 2016!

The Oceans provide multiple and valuable ecosystem services to us, such as fish and climate regulation. But monitoring and assessing the status of the oceans, which cover 71% of our planet, is an enormous challenge. A joint effort by scientists from 14 nations working in the DEVOTES project funded by the EU, has made […]

COLUMBUS Workshop on NEAT (29th June, Vigo – Spain)

Exploring the use of NEAT in environmental impact assessment and strategic environmental assessment in the marine contex COLUMBUS Workshop, 29th June, CETMAR – Vigo (Spain)   COLUMBUS project aim to ensure that applicable knowledge generated through EU-funded science and technology research can be transferred effectively to advance the governance of the marine and maritime sectors. To this end, […]

My experience as early career researcher in DEVOTES

Hello Devotees and colleagues! Remember me? I am Sónia Cristina, a DEVOTES Early Career Researcher (ECR) and I was the PhD Student of the Month of July 2014. I want to share my experience in DEVOTES with you. My PhD in the DEVOTES project gave me an excellent opportunity to work with different researchers from several […]