Sustainable use of Marine Resources
Courses tagged with "Sustainable use of Marine Resources"
OBIS Nodes Training Course
Training the OBIS nodes and the trainers (at the OBIS nodes and OceanTeacher regional training centres) was considered a top priority at the last SG-OBIS meeting. The training will include:
The application of ratified Darwin Core terms
OBIS-ENV-DATA standard (combining sampling events, occurrences, abiotic+ biotic measurements and sampling facts).
QC tools (including the OBIS tools R package: https://github.com/iobis/obistools)
Data publication (IPT), including metadata management
Data access and visualization (including the OBIS R package: https://github.com/iobis/robis)
There will be time for discussions and tackling specific use cases including output.
- Course Editor / Instructor: Ward Appeltans
- Course Editor / Instructor: Pieter Provoost
Ocean-colour data in climate studies
18 – 22 September 2017 Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK The course will deliver training in ocean-colour data and their applications in climate studies. Remote sensing experts from the Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) will guide students through a combination of lectures and computer-based exercises covering the following topics: Introduction to ocean colour; Modelling primary production; Ocean colour applications for ecosystem state assessment; Climate impacts and feedbacks; Ocean colour in data assimilation; Dataset archive, management, visualisation and analysis. Students will also have opportunity of informal discussion with instructors outside of the formal lectures. A visit of the NERC Earth Observation Data Acquisition and Analysis Service (NEODAAS) that is hosted at PML will be pr…