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  • Photo cred: Merethe Selnes, SO


February 28th, 2020|0 Comments

SINTEF Ocean have, and have had projects on mesopelagic species, such as the EU-projects MEESO and SUMMER. The work has included, among other things, analysis on chemical composition of different mesopelagic species, and the [...]

  • Photo Cred: Leif Grimsmo, SINTEF Ocean


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


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 [...]

SUMMER involved in JETZON

February 18th, 2020|0 Comments

JETZON (Joint Exploration of the Twilight Zone Ocean Network) is an international group set up to address the question: how can we as an international scientific community obtain the greatest insight into the Twilight [...]

Where can you find us online?

January 18th, 2020|0 Comments

SUMMER has the following accounts on social media platforms and we hope you will like and follow and share this with your contacts and colleagues: Twitter: — our name is @summerh2020 and please also here, [...]

  • Photo: PEXELS


January 9th, 2020|0 Comments

SUMMER's ambition is to obtain the information vital for a sustainable use of ocean resources through a comprehensive understanding of ocean functioning across its full depth. SUMMER will establish a protocol to accurately estimate [...]

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