EuroGOOS Euro-Argo Task Team

marine researcher in action

Photo Credit: Yiannis Issaris, HCMR

The EuroGOOS Euro-Argo Task Team integrates the Euro-Argo ERIC into the EuroGOOS framework to mutually coordinate actions related to operational oceanography.

Key Objectives

  1. Promote and contribute to the development of a European Ocean Observing System (EOOS).
  2. Promote and engage with new institutes and countries to extend Euro-Argo activity in Europe.
  3. Promote and contribute to the development of a state-of-the are and sustained in situ component in support of the Copernicus Marine Service.
  4. Promote the development of common operational data procedures and services, including data quality control and data management for operational oceanography in partnership with other observing systems.
  5. Promote the development of the scientific and technological means to carry out joint programs and concerted actions common to their respective areas.

Map of Members

Members

MoU and the Statutes of the ERIC

See the Euro Argo ERIC Statutes

List of Members

Chair

  • Sylvie Pouliquen Euro-Argo ERIC Program Manager

Members

  • Violeta Slabakova IOBAS
  • Laura Tuomi Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI)
  • Virginie Thierry French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (Ifremer)
  • Birgit Klein Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH)
  • Dimitris Kassis HELLENIC CENTRE FOR MARINE RESEARCH (HCMR)
  • Alan Berry Marine Institute (MI)
  • Giulio Notarstefano National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics (OGS)
  • Andreas Sterl Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI)
  • Kjell Arne Mork Institute of Marine Research (IMR)
  • Waldemar Walczowsk i Institute of Oceanology, Polish Academy of Sciences (IO-PAN)
  • Pedro Velez Belchi Spanish Institute of Oceanography (IEO)
  • Matt Donnelly NERC/BODC

EuroGOOS Facilitation:

  • Ana-Lara Lopez, Science Officer – Email

Terms of Reference

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Documents and Reports

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EuroArgo Sampling
EuroArgo Sampling

Photo Credit: Rafael Luis Méndez Peña, IEO

Photo Credit: Rafael Luis Méndez Peña, IEO

EuroArgo Sampling
EuroArgo Sampling

Photo Credit: Yiannis Issaris, HCMR

Photo Credit: Yiannis Issaris, HCMR

Researchers Deploying Equipment
Researchers Deploying Equipment

Photo Credit: Lauren O’Dell, Euro-Argo

Photo Credit: Lauren O’Dell, Euro-Argo