Online access to our 2020 CIESM Guide of Coastal Stations
dedicated to Marine Research

CIESM is proud to release its latest product, which reflects the strength and diversity of its vast network of some 120 affiliated marine research stations and Institutes in the Mediterranean and adjacent waters.
Visit our interactive map (, click on a given country or a given point and compare the scientific facilities, infrastructures, and expertise offered by the various stations.

Our 42nd Intl Congress, focused on Mediterranean / Atlantic exchanges, is just behind us.

Check here for a collection of images, videos and texts capturing some of the best moments of (y)our week in Cascais!

Marine mammals & co now under UN watch
Satellite monitoring of Mediterranean salinity
East. West Intl. Conference
Sochi, Russian Federation
CIESM recommendations on submarine canyons
CIESM Charter on ABS and intellectual property of marine resources
Restoring Medit. Fish stocks
Marine Peace Parks in the Medbroad lines of CIESM proposal and full Monograph
Acid a bad trip for marine species
Some like it hot – or how Mediterranean marine species face global warming

NEW! Engaging marine scientists and fishers to share knowledge and perceptions
No 50 of our CIESM Series - a richly illustrated 218 pages volume - opens original perspectives on the lessons to gain on all sides by forging new alliances between marine researchers and fishermen. A must read.
CIESM Atlas on Exotic Seaweeds
Explore some of the 118 exotic species of the volume
CIESM Workshop Monographs  
   n°50    Contrasting perceptions of fishing & research worlds
   n°49    Bacterial Pathogens
   n°48    Marine Connectivity
   n°47    Submarine canyon dynamics
  Visit our full collection of 50 volumes


Views of previous Congress (2016)
Our 41th Congress was held in Kiel at the kind invitation of the German Government
see reports, photos & videos

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