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New paper linked to SUMMER H2020 published “Variability in Water-Column Respiration and Its Dependence on Organic Carbon Sources in the Canary Current Upwelling Region”

Javier Arístegui, together with Montero, M. F., Hernández-Hernández, N., Alonso-González, I. J., Baltar, F., Calleja, M. L., & Duarte, C. M. (2020) have written and published the paper: "Variability in water-column respiration and its [...]

Identification guide to the mesopelagic fishes of the central and south east Atlantic Ocean

FAO have produced the mesopelagic fish guide and has been published online, you find it here! This identification guide was conceived and supported by the EAF-Nansen Programme “Supporting the Application of the Ecosystem Approach [...]

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How to acknowledge SUMMER in your publications?

June 25th, 2020|0 Comments

When acknowledging SUMMER in your publications, following (including the flag) is what needs to be included; This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No [...]

  • sperm whales tagged in the Azores (photo credits: Rui Prieto@ImagDOP).

Role of mesopelagics to top predators

June 24th, 2020|0 Comments

Mesopelagic organisms are important prey for many commercially valuable species (e.g. tuna, swordfish, squid) and charismatic megafauna (e.g. marine mammals, seabirds, pelagic sharks). Many of these top predators dive into the mesopelagic zone to [...]

  • Photo cred: Merethe Selnes, SO

THE COLOUR OF MESOPELAGIC SPECIES

February 28th, 2020|0 Comments

MEESO will identify and develop products for the human food chain from on board and on shore processing. This includes evaluating the potential of the species for biotechnological applications. Food safety aspects and condition [...]

  • Photo Cred: Leif Grimsmo, SINTEF Ocean

MESOPELAGIC SPECIES

February 20th, 2020|0 Comments

The mesopelagic ecosystem will equip at depths of between 200 and 1000 meters, and the amount of mesopelagic fish species in this zone is estimated to be in the order of billions of tonnes. [...]

  • Photo: Guro Møen Tveit, SINTEF Ocean

TWILIGHT ZONE

February 19th, 2020|0 Comments

What is the mesopelagic zone you may wonder? In short, the mesopelagic zone is a region of the ocean with insufficient light for photosynthesis, but sufficient for vision (200-1000 m depth). It is part [...]

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