World Data Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, Bremen, Germany
Service Provider DescriptionThe World Data Center for Marine Environmental Sciences (WDC-MARE) is aimed at collecting, scrutinizing, and disseminating data related to Global Change and earth system research in the fields of environmental oceanography, marine geosciences, and marine biology. It focuses on georeferenced data using the PANGAEA information system as its long-term archive and publication unit.
WDC-MARE is maintained by the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), a research center of the Helmholtz Association, and the Center for Marine Environmental Sciences (MARUM), University of Bremen. Additional support is provided by the DFG Research Center Ocean Margins (rcom).