GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names updated in Marine Regions 2016-04-26 08:30:27 The GEBCO Sub-Committee on Undersea Feature Names (SCUFN), which operates under IHO and IOC, maintains and makes available a digital gazetteer of the names and geographic position of features on the sea floor. The gazetteer is linked to Marine Regions, using OGC web services. In April 2016 the list was updated: 122 records were added and coordinates of 185 features have been updated.
New: EMODnet Biology Data Download Tool 2016-04-21 10:53:13 The data download tool guides the user through a step-wise workflow where one can select datasets, perform predefined geographic and temporal selections, can add specific taxonomic or functional filters, and select for data with a certain quality and precision.
The tool is available at: www.emodnet-biology.eu/toolbox
Amphipoda editors meet in Oostende 2016-04-05 17:09:20 On April 4-5, 22 of the 32 Amphipoda editors met in Oostende, to further complete the World Amphipoda Database (WAD).