CIESM Research Programs

Continuous, long-term measurements of temperature & salinity of Mediterranean deep waters in key areas a priority in the current context of global warming.

Monitoring jellyfish blooms along Mediterranean coasts and in the open sea.

Identify the value, in economic terms, of marine ecosystems and their natural assets.


Continuous sea level measurements in the Mediterranean & Black Seas, in relation to the global climate change and sea level rise.

CIESM Atlas of Exotic Species in the Mediterranean

Monitoring Mediterranean surface waters with ships of opportunity.

Monitoring macrodescriptor species of climate warming.