Bringing Europe’s ocean observing communities together.

Our purpose

Monitoring and predicting to improve, understand and manage pressures.

Why is ocean observing important

Identifying trends, enabling synergies, encouraging dialogue and connecting stakeholders.

Our approach

Who we are

We are the coordinating framework for European ocean observing.

We bring Europe’s diverse ocean observing communities together to foster collaboration, strengthen coordination and integration, promote sustained ocean observing and understanding while attracting marine innovation and development.


Help European ocean observing to truly benefit nations, communities, markets, and citizens.