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Pelagic nekton

Three component projects on pelagic nekton are presented.

The cruise schedule and budget given for each project are tentative. Please do not hesitate to contact the pelagic nekton theme co-ordinator: Filipe Porteiro.

PN1:Longitudinal and latitudinal changes in mesopelagic/ bathypelagic nektonic fauna (fish, cephalopods and crustaceans) along MAR
PN1 One page description
PN1 Full project description

PN2:Interactions of mesopelagic and bathypelagic fauna with the benthopelagic community associated with MAR seamounts/ slopes
PN2 One page description
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PN3:Top predators (Marine Mammals & Seabirds)
PN3 One page description
PN3 Full project description

Please find  more information below:
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Acoustic group workshop (02 Feb 2007 16:55)
First subm. 09.02.2006. A workshop on post-processing of acoustic data was held in Bergen 23-28 January 2006.

Acoustic group workshop

Workshop on Satellite Telemetry (02 Feb 2007 16:56)
First subm. 07.02.2006. A MAR-ECO workshop on satellite telemetry was held in Horta, the Azores, 30-31 January 2006.

Workshop on Satellite Telemetry

The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals (02 Feb 2007 16:56)
First subm. 29.12.2005. The MAR-ECO PN3 (marine mammals and seabird) subgroup participated at the conference.

The 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals

PN1 fish taxonomy workshop and meetings (02 Feb 2007 16:56)
First subm. 18.11.2005. A workshop on pelagic fish taxonomy was held Oct 5-15, 2005, at the Bergen Museum.

PN1 fish taxonomy workshop and meetings

Hamburg Pelagic Fishes Database available to MAR-ECO users (02 Feb 2007 16:57)
First subm. 11.05.2005. The database HamPelFish containing data collected by the Institute for Sea Fisheries of the Federal Research Institute for Fisheries, Hamburg, Germany, is now available for use by MAR-ECO partners.

Hamburg Pelagic Fishes Database available to MAR-ECO users

Acoustic workshop in Bergen (02 Feb 2007 16:57)
First subm. 13.04.2005. MAR-ECO acoustic workshop March 25-31 2005.

Acoustic workshop in Bergen

Russian papers on Ichthyofauna (02 Feb 2007 16:57)
First subm. 13.12.2004. Two papers on North Atlantic fish fauna, by Efim Kukuev and A. Gushchin, are presented and can be downloaded.

Russian papers on Ichthyofauna

PN1 fish taxonomy workshop and meetings at the Bergen Museum (02 Feb 2007 16:57)
First subm. 09.12.2004. During the workshop Drs. Sutton and Porteiro identified a total of 1270 fish specimens.

PN1 fish taxonomy workshop and meetings at the Bergen Museum

PN1 Workshop at Bergen Museum (02 Feb 2007 16:58)
First subm. 08.11.2004. Processing of pelagic nekton material (vertebrates) from the MAR-ECO cruise on RV G.O. Sars in 2004.

PN1 Workshop at Bergen Museum

Pelagic nekton meeting held in Copenhagen (02 Feb 2007 16:58)

Pelagic nekton meeting held in Copenhagen

Cephalopods from the mid-Atlantic Ridge (07 May 2008 11:39)
Cephalopods from the Biscay-Azores Ridge and the mid-Atlantic Ridge were sampled by FRV WALTHER HERWIG II in 1982. Samples have been analyzed by Cornelia Warneke-Cremer, Biozentrum Grindel und Zoologisches Museum, Hamburg.

Cephalopods from the mid-Atlantic Ridge

Pelagic nekton Stable Isotope Work (24 Jan 2008 11:04)
During Dec 10-15, 2007, a workshop was held at the Biology Department, University of Bergen, to conduct work on the stable isotope analysis portion of the MAR-ECO PN2 Trophic Interactions Study.

Pelagic nekton Stable Isotope Work

Workshop on Pelagic Faunal Assemblages (20 Sep 2010 08:03)
A MAR-ECO workshop on "Pelagic assemblages along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge" was held at the Strand Hotel Fevik, Norway, 6-10 September 2010.

Workshop on Pelagic Faunal Assemblages

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