Impacts of climate change on coastal benthic ecosystems

 

News

  • The main results of the ClimCARES project will be presented in different international forums during 2013 fall. Please check out our  scheduled communications. If you are attending the same conferences please come to our presentations
  • June 2013 presentation of the Seawatchers project at Festa de la Ciencia attended by >100 people. Organizer Ajuntament de Barcelona. Check the program
  • June 2013 presentation "Ciutadans + investigadors= ciència. Observadors del mar: eines per col·laborar amb els científics marins" in the framework of Visions de Ciència, Public Library, Barcelona, Spain. Organizer Ajuntament de Barcelona
  • June 2013 presentation "Què li passa al mar? Necessitem la teva ajuda per a esbrinar-ho!" in the framework of conferences on Iniciatives per la Biodiversitat" Organizer Ajuntament de Barcelona
  • April 2013 Radio brodacast interview on the globla change effects in the Mediterranean and the citizen science initiative Sewatchers . Listen the podcast.
  • On the May 11th, 2013 On the May 11th, 2013 ClimCARES members, in collaboration with the citizen science initiative Seawatchers, organized the first training for volunteers at the Medes Islands Protected Area (L'Estartit, Spain). During the training the participants were instructed on how to carry out surveys on the conservation status of Mediterranean gorgonian populations (the target species of the ClimCARES project). Read more and see some pictures
  • Final ClimCARES meeting 8th april 2013 at Station Marine d'Endoume Marseilles (France) Participants: Bensoussan, N. (Ipso), Garrabou, J. (ICM-CSIC), Pairaud, I. (IFREMER-LERPAC), Garreau, P. (IFREMER-DYNECO)
  • January 2013 ClimCARES activities were included in the ermex project. Mermex-ICOCE: Impact of Climate change on Coastal Ecosystem.
  • Second ClimCARES intermediate meeting 16th October 2012 Participants: Bensoussan, N. (Ipso), Garrabou, J. (ICM-CSIC), Pairaud, I. (IFREMER-LERPAC), Garreau, P. (IFREMER-DYNECO)
  • October 2012. ClimCARES joint action with MedPAN funded project "Development of tools for the study of climate change impacts on coastal ecosystems". A trainning workshop on climate change effects in the Mediterranean was held Scandola natural Reserve (Galeria, Corsica, France). The workshop was attended by 20 participants, managers and scientists wroking in MPAs,  from five different Mediterranean (Spain, France, Italy, Croatia and Tunisia).
  • August 2012 Interview to J. Garrabou for the MEDPAN newsletter about the climate change research initiatives in the Mediterranean. The ClimCARES project was presented as one of the most promising initatives for MPAs managers. Read more
  • June 2012 presentation of the Seawatchers project at Festa de la Ciencia attended by >100 people. Organizer Ajuntament de Barcelona
  • April 2012 the presentation of citizen science initiative Seawatchers at the the catalan scuba diving recreational federation FECDAS was attended by more than 80 volunteers.
  • First ClimCARES intermediate meeting 6-7 February 2012 Institut de Ciències del Mar-CSIC, Barcelona (Spain). Participants: Bensoussan, N. (Ipso), Garrabou, J. (ICM-CSIC), Pairaud, I. (IFREMER-LERPAC), Garreau, P. (IFREMER-DYNECO).
  • ClimCARES Kick-off meeting 24-25 may 2011 Station Marine d’Endoume, Marseilles (France). Participants: Bensoussan, N. (Ipso), Garrabou, J. (ICM-CSIC), Pairaud, I. (IFREMER), Garreau, P. (IFREMER).