EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration

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AQUACOSM-plus
EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration

Third Call for Transnational Access (TA) to European Mesocosm Facilities in 2023 is Open

Visit the TA information portal and the new Project Tracker with individual facility calls and application deadlines.

AQUACOSM-plus Summer School
EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration

What is Transnational Access?

Watch the new AQUACOSM-plus explainer video to learn more about our Transnational Access program.

AQUACOSM-plus Summer School
EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration

Find Out More About AQUACOSM-plus Projects

Visit the TA information portal and the new Project Tracker with individual calls and application deadlines for partner facilities.

AQUACOSM-plus
EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration

Participate in our global study of mesocosm research!

Complete this survey and receive an invitation to participate in an expert international workshop where survey results will be analysed and discussed.

AQUACOSM-plus
EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration

Third Call for Transnational Access (TA) to European Mesocosm Facilities in 2023 is Open

Visit the TA information portal and the new Project Tracker with individual facility calls and application deadlines.

AQUACOSM-plus Summer School

Facilities

Transnational Access

Metadata & Data

Papers & Reports

Knowledge Base

An introduction to AQUACOSM-plus

EU network of mesocosm facilities and joint research initiatives

AQUACOSM aims to strengthen EU network of mesocosm facilities and promote joint research initiatives, capacity building and standardisation with extensive Transnational Access to more than 60 different sites or installations at 28 selected leading and highly complementary European mesocosm facilities.

AQUACOSM encompasses a large geographic range from the Arctic to the Mediterranean. Unique infrastructures in catchments from mountains to lowlands; rivers, ponds, lakes, estuaries and the sea.

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AQUACOSM & AQUACOSM-plus

Mesocosm
Facilities

Mesocosm

CER Mesocosms

Hungary

Mesocosm

Lunz Mesocosm Infrastructure (LMI)

Austria

Mesocosm

AU Lake Mesocosm Warming Experiment (LMWE)

Denmark

Mesocosm

SYKE-MRC (Marine Research Centre) Mesocosm Facility

Finland

Mesocosm

Tvärminne Mesocosm Facility (TMF)

Finland

Mesocosm

LIFE Infrastructure - ECP Facility

France

Mesocosm

METU Mesocosm System

Turkey

Mesocosm

CEH Aquatic Mesocosm Facility (CAMF)

United Kingdom

Mesocosm

Cambridge Environmental Assessments (CEA)

United Kingdom

Mesocosm

MEDIMEER (MEDIterranean platform for Marine Ecosystem Experimental Research)

France

Mesocosm

National Experimental Platform in Aquatic Ecology (PLANAQUA)

France

Mesocosm

Artificial Stream and Pond System (FSA)

Germany

Mesocosm

IGB LakeLab

Germany

Mesocosm

KOB (Kiel-Outdoor-Benthocosms)

Germany

Mesocosm

KOSMOS (Kiel Off-Shore Mesocosms for Ocean Simulations)

Germany

Mesocosm

LMU Mesocosms

Germany

Mesocosm

Planktotrons

Germany

Mesocosm

CRETACOSMOS

Greece

Mesocosm

ExStream System Ireland

Ireland

Mesocosm

Limnotrons

Netherlands

Mesocosm

NORCE Marine Research Center in Mekjarvik (NORCE-MRC)

Norway

Mesocosm

Solbergstrand Experimental Facility (SEF)

Norway

Mesocosm

UiB Mesocosm Centre (University of Bergen Mesocosm Centre)

Norway

Mesocosm

Iberian Pond Network (IPN)

Portugal

Mesocosm

Estación de Ciencias Mariñas de Toralla (ECIMAT)

Spain

Mesocosm

Mesocosm Facility at Umeå Marine Sciences Center (MF-UMSC)

Sweden

Mesocosm

SITES AquaNet

Sweden

Mesocosm

LIFE Infrastructure – PEARL facility

France

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