Your records matter for biodiversity science

Master student used species occurrence records from Marine Forests, the GBIF network and other sources to examine how rising temperatures may be altering the distribution of macroalgae along the Atlantic coasts.

Raquel GaiĆ£o Silva, 2018 GBIF Young Researchers Award winner

Almost 2k records of Marine Forests

Help reaching a milestone of #marinebiodiversity science.
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Sailing in the search of marine forest species

The Ocean Mapping Expedition has been sailing in Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands in the search of marine forest species.


Field trip to the Azores

Surveys in the Azores found marine forests in more than 40 sites.


Future climate change threatens Marine Forests

Statistical modelling predicts substantial loss of marine forests in lower latitudes, where ancient genetic diversity is present.

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