Date Description
Thursday, October 1, 2015 Call for applications: OBIS Training Course
Friday, August 21, 2015 New data loaded, 21 August 2015
Monday, July 13, 2015 4th OBIS Steering Group report published
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Oceans Past Initiative joins OBIS
Monday, May 11, 2015 New OBIS data manager: Mr Pieter Provoost
Friday, April 17, 2015 New data loaded, 17 April 2015
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 Ocean Tracking Network joins OBIS
Saturday, January 17, 2015 New Data Loaded 17 January 2015
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 Senegal establishes OBIS node
Monday, November 17, 2014 What is next for Marine Biology?
OBIS is a project of:
IODE Sponsored by:
Martin International and Les Grands Explorateurs
With in-kind support from:
Marine Geospatial Ecology Lab, Duke University
Universidad Simón Bolívar Flanders Marine Institute

OBIS strives to document the ocean's diversity, distribution and abundance of life. Created by the Census of Marine Life, OBIS is now part of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, under its International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE) programme.