News and Events

September 22, 2022

Workshop: Introduction to metrology for young and early career marine scientists

15-17 November 2022 in Helsinki, Finland SYKE through MINKE project is organizing a three-day hybrid training-workshop
September 21, 2022

“Ocean Travelers” is a citizen science project where MINKE collaborates

Now that litter has been accumulating on the ocean surface, marine organisms have a new microhabitat to colonize that won’t degrade...
August 2, 2022

MINKE was collaborating with JERICO and AQUACOSM communities in testing fluorescence sensors in the oligotrophic Cretan Sea

Sensitivity of Chlorophyll a fluorometers was assessed during a mesocosm experiment
June 13, 2022

Citizen participation helps identify more than 100 species of fish on the Barcelona coast, one of them invasive.

Data for this new layer of Atlas fish have been collected thanks to two initiatives within the MINKA citizen science platform: UrbamarBio, co-led by Anèlides and the Institute of Marine…
June 10, 2022

EMSO ERIC 1st Call for Physical Access is open!

EMSO ERIC 2022 pilot Call for Physical Access is open. Submit your project ideas to make them a reality in one of EMSO’s facilities. The call is open throughout 2022…
June 10, 2022

Study reveals that schoolchildren in Latin America do not perceive the problem of litter in urban environments.

MINKE partner from Chile, published its first paper from the Latin-American School Citizen Science program (ReCiBa – for its spanish initials) based on the evaluation of hand-drawn maps and drawings…
May 18, 2022

Porcupine Abyssal Plain Observatory (PAP-SO) is coordinated by NOC, MINKE partner

NOC aims to make the highest quality measurements through its involvement in projects such as the EU funded MINKE and research infrastructures such as ICOS
May 18, 2022

MINKE TNA first call will give the first in-person access to the CNR-ISMAR Calibration Laboratory in La Spezia (Italy)

The main advantage of using the Calibration Laboratory of CNR-ISMAR is that, compared to sending the sensors to the manufacturers, shipping costs from Tunisia are greatly reduced.
May 6, 2022

Minke and EuroSea EU Horizon 2020 projects supported and collaborated on the second edition of the EOOS Technology Forum.

Two MINKE partners, OGS and Ifremer, were part of the workshop’s international organizing team
April 12, 2022

A first pH annual cycle in the Cretan Sea

A preliminary analysis suggests that temperature is the dominant factor controlling the diel to seasonal pH variability
December 28, 2021

MINKE First call closes soon!

MINKE offers free-of-charge access to calibration laboratories, marine observatories, ferry box lines and remote sensors
March 11, 2022

Anèl·lides Monographs

Online sessions for all countries where we invite experts to talk about marine biology and oceanography.
March 2, 2022

CSIC-ICM publishes article within the framework of the MINKE project: “Scientists warn that more open data is needed to protect European marine biodiversity”

Scientists highlight the need for completeness of data on biodiversity, one of the key topics of MINKE.
February 11, 2022

​MINKE supports The EOOS Technology Forum 2022

Thinking Ahead: The technology of the science we will need for the ocean we want. Registrations are now open!
ENEA internal best practices for seawater Total Suspended Solids measurement experimental assessment of measurement uncertainty and correlation with Turbidity. Test case in a near shore area (Ligurian Sea, LaArticlesNEWS
January 21, 2022

ENEA has published the first technical report in the framework of MINKE project: Best practices for seawater total suspended solids measurement uncertainty and correlation with turbidity

Authors: A. Bordone (a), G. Cerrati (a), T. Ciuffardi (a), F. Conte (a), F. Pennecchi (b), G. Raiteri (a), F. Reseghetti (a) Affiliations: a- ENEA – Marine Environment Research Centre…
Underwater Noise CallNEWS
December 21, 2021

JPI Oceans Joint Call for Proposals on Underwater Noise

The call was launched on 20 December 2021
October 21, 2021


Susan Hartman, from NOC, arranged a side event at Southampton’s ‘Ocean Business’
Observing Ocean SoundEventsNEWS
October 11, 2021

Observing Ocean Sound

EMSO Time Series Conference 2021 “Observing Ocean Sound” at PLOCAN
MetroSea 2021EventsNEWS
October 7, 2021


MINKE's partners had the live session
September 22, 2021

CSIC – An ocean of values

ICM-CSIC, UTM-CSIC and Anèl·lides participated in the workshop Ocean cities challenges & solutions
September 17, 2021

UCN “Científicos de la basura” will be part of an EU project

We have been investigating the problem of garbage on the beaches of Chile for 14 years
August 12, 2021

MINKE, an EU project to improve the quality of oceanographic data, starts

Data quality is key for developing scientific evidence-based environmental policies.