Launch of the new OBIS web site imminent

Submitted by julio on Tue, 2010-09-21 12:06

OBIS is breaking a tradition. Rather than being delayed, the new web site will be launched earlier than announced. Cut-ver will be on Monday 27 September, in preparation for the London Events of the Census of Marine Life.

Please visit the new site on Your feedback is still very welcome.

OBIS is a project of:
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.