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Podcast: Die Tiefsee als Schatzkammer der Menschheit

The German Federal Ministry of  Education and Research produced a podcast about the treasures of the deep sea. Professor Dr. Andrea Koschinsky (Jacbos University), Dr. Matthias Haeckel (GEOMAR), Professor Dr. Ann Vanreusel (Ghent University) give an insight into the Miningimpact research. The Podcast is in German. Link


Number of items: 10.

Articles in a Scientific Journal - peer-reviewed


Schoening, T., Jones, D. and Greinert, J. (2017) Compact-Morphology-based poly-metallic Nodule Delineation. Scientific Reports, 7 (13338 ). DOI 10.1038/s41598-017-13335-x.

Schoening, T., Kuhn, T., Jones, D. O., Simon-Lledo, E. and Nattkemper, T. W. (2016) Fully automated image segmentation for benthic resource assessment of poly-metallic nodules. Methods in Oceanography, 15-16 . pp. 78-89. DOI 10.1016/j.mio.2016.04.002.


Schoening, T., Osterloff, J. and Nattkemper, T. W. (2016) RecoMIA - Recommendations for Marine Image Annotation: Lessons Learned and Future Directions. Frontiers in Marine Science, 3 (59). DOI 10.3389/fmars.2016.00059.

Purser, A., Marcon, Y., Hoving, H. J. T., Vecchione, M., Piatkowski, U., Eason, D., Bluhm, H. and Boetius, A. (2016) Association of deep-sea incirrate octopods with manganese crusts and nodule fields in the Pacific Ocean. Current Biology, 26 (24). R1268-R1269. DOI 10.1016/j.cub.2016.10.052.


Vanreusel, A., Hilario, A., Ribeiro, P. A., Menot, L. and Arbizu, P. M. (2016) Threatened by mining, polymetallic nodules are required to preserve abyssal epifauna. Scientific Reports, 6 (26808). DOI 10.1038/srep26808.

Articles in newspapers or magazines

Reports - Cruise Reports


Martínez Arbizu, P. and Haeckel, M., eds. (2015) RV SONNE Fahrtbericht / Cruise Report SO239: EcoResponse Assessing the Ecology, Connectivity and Resilience of Polymetallic Nodule Field Systems, Balboa (Panama) – Manzanillo (Mexico,) 11.03.-30.04.2015. . GEOMAR Report, N. Ser. 025 . GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung, Kiel, Germany, 204 pp. DOI 10.3289/GEOMAR_REP_NS_25_2015.


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