CoralFISH Newsletter 6 (March 2012)

In this issue: HCMR surveys in Greek Ionian Sea; Litter in the stomachs of deep-water fish in the Eastern Ionian Sea; ODEMM: Options for Delivering Ecosystem Based Marine Management; Mid-Atlantic deep-sea habitat mapping: mining for gems in dusty archives; Coral predictive habitat maps used in EBSA identification; Enhancing coral identification skills for imagery ground-truthing

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CoralFISH Newsletter 5 (October 2011)

In this issue: Condor Seamount: a CoralFISH study site in the Azores; ISDSC 5; Seamounts: Undersea mountains 'litter' ocean floor; Schools’ programme in Italy; ‘Breathe in, breathe out’...: Træna reef’s respiration studied by IMR-led team; ‘State of the ocean’ meeting; Finding with MEMO; OceanLab outreach

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CoralFISH Newsletter 4 (February 2011)

In this issue: Mapping fishing effort off southern Iceland; Long-line experimental surveys in the Santa Maria di Leuca coral region; Schools' programme continues in Italy; The rise and fall of the Irish orange roughy fishery: an economic analysis.

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CoralFISH Newsletter 3 (September 2010)

In this issue: Mid-Atlantic mariners: Azores; CoralFISH (and MAGIC) in the Med; Focussing on the fish; Mapping the depths; A spongy seafloor: the Trena Deep, Norway.

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CoralFISH Newsletter 2 (May 2010)

In this issue: Norwegians brave stormy seas; NUI Galway enjoy successful cruise; Carbon cycling; CoralFISH meets in Crete; FAO Guidelines; Bioeconomics and cold-water corals; 2009 Seamounts cruise to Southern Indian Ocean; CoNISMa school visit.

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CoralFISH Newsletter 1 (September 2009)

In this issue: CoralFISH: aims, methods and managment; Policy matters; News from the cruises; Deepfishman; Outreach news.

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EU Commissioner Geoghegan-Quinn launches €8 billion FP7 research call. More here.
CoralFISH will have a display at the European Commission's 'Research in Action' exhibition in Dublin, July 9th-20th, showcasing EU-funded Research in Ireland.
CoralFISH will be involved in the Volvo Ocean Race Grand Finale in Galway June 30th - July 8th. More information available here
Registration and abstract submission for the joint CoralFISH/Deepfishman conference in August "The scientific basis for ecosystem based resource management and monitoring in the deep-waters of the Mediterranean & North Atlantic" is open here.
Issue 6 (March 2012) of the CoralFISH newsletter is now available here.
Issue 5 (October 2011) of the CoralFISH newsletter is now available here.
CoralFISH researchers were at sea in Autumn 2011 on the Pourquoi Pas? Their cruise blog is a good read, even now they're back on land.
NIOZ are organising the 5th International Deepsea Coral Symposium, to be held in Spring 2012. (More)
A workshop on coral identification will be held as part of the syposium and registration is now open (More).
CoralFISH researchers were involved in the "International Earth system expert workshop on ocean stresses and impacts" earlier this year. The summary report from the workshop is now available here.
BBC website features work by CoralFISH's Chris Yesson and Alex Rogers on global seamounts.
Issue 4 (February 2011) of the CoralFISH newsletter is now available here.
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The World Conference on Marine Biodiversity was hosted by CoralFISH partners, the University of Aberdeen, Sept 2011.
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