To foster a coordinated and expert approach to data management, BODC has forged partnerships with the following research centres
British Antarctic Survey (BAS)
BAS is one of the world's leading environmental research centres and is responsible for the UK's national scientific activities in Antarctica.
National Oceanography Centre at Liverpool
NOCL is a world-leading centre in tidal and storm surge prediction and is a leading European centre in modelling and forecasting coastal water environments
National Oceanography Centre at Southampton
NOCS is one of the world’s leading centres for research and education in marine and earth sciences.
Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML)
PML conducts world-class, national and international research from the heads of estuaries to the open ocean.
Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS)
As one of the world's oldest oceanographic organisations, SAMS has developed a reputation for high quality multidisciplinary research, with a focus on the northern seas.
Sea Mammal Research Unit (SMRU)
SMRU provides the UK’s main science capability in the field of marine mammal biology.