Announcing the 2nd Edition, entirely revised, of CIESM Atlas of Exotic Fishes

This richly illustrated 365-page volume - fruit of many years of work and exchanges by our international team of ichthyologists - covers 188 exotic fishes, of which 107 were not present at the time of our first edition 20 years ago.

It documents, with the back-up of hundreds of maps and references, a biological world that is changing in front of our eyes at a crazy, unprecedented rate in the Mediterranean Sea. It is also unique in presenting 88 additional fish species that have been too often (mistakenly) listed as exotic. All in all a must-read for all those interested in the fate of our seas.       ORDER NOW

Our 42nd Intl Congress (Oct. 2019, Cascais, Portugal) focused on Mediterranean / Atlantic exchanges

Find here a collection of reports, videos and photos capturing some of the best moments

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

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