Date Description
Friday, January 18, 2013 Position Paper: OBIS and IPBES
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 New data loaded, 9 January 2013
Thursday, August 30, 2012 OBIS 2nd technical meeting report available
Friday, May 11, 2012 New data loaded, 11 May 2012
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 New data load, January 2012
Saturday, October 15, 2011 OBIS at WCMB
Friday, September 2, 2011 New data load, 2011-09-02
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 CoML awarded Cosmos Prize
Thursday, September 2, 2010 Prototype OBIS web site becomes available
Thursday, September 2, 2010 IndOBIS node manager on study visit
OBIS is a project of:
IOC-UNESCO
IODE Sponsored by:
Martin International and Les Grands Explorateurs
With in-kind support from:
Marine Geospatial Ecology Lab, Duke University
Universidad Simón Bolívar Flanders Marine Institute

OBIS strives to document the ocean's diversity, distribution and abundance of life. Created by the Census of Marine Life, OBIS is now part of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, under its International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE) programme.