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SeaDataNet marine data products
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01 September 2006

BODC is participating in the SeaDataNet project, which brings together a group of 49 major institutes and marine data centres from 35 countries throughout the EU and Mediterranean region. This EU funded project started in April 2006 and will have a lifetime of five years. It has an allocated budget of €9 million.

Its aim is to develop a system which provides transparent access to marine data sets and data products from 36 countries in and around Europe.

To achieve this aim it will construct a standardised, distributed system for managing the large and diverse data sets collected by oceanographic fleets and the new automated observation systems.

BODC will make considerable contributions to

More information is available from the BODC SeaDataNet project pages.

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Related external links

Official SeaDataNet web page       EU Sixth Framework Programme