Ongoing research projects


Hyperspectral biodiversity and ecological status of Sabellaria Reefs

EMODnet Seabed Habitats

One-stop-shop for accessing seabed habitat data in Europe


MarHa - Marine habitats


Distribution and ecological status of Sabellaria alveolata (a.k.a Honeycomb worms) reefs in Europe


Submarine PowEr Cables Interactions with Environment & associated Surveys


Asessing the COlonisation of ECOblocks embedded in a new breakwater


Genetic diversity and ecological status indicators for Zostera beds


Shellfish stock sustainability related to Harmful Algal Blooms


Surface Imaging Solution for Temperate Reefs

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Laure Régnier-Brisson awarded

Published on 4 january

She won the prize for the best poster during the days of the doctoral school of marine and coastal sciences (EDSML).

Journée annuelle du projet MaSCoET 2023

Published on 3 january

The annual MaSCoET project day will be held on February 6 and 7, 2023 in Nantes.


A new species of lace coral discovered in Brazil

Published on 13 december 2022

It would have differentiated itself from its Caribbean counterpart  11 million years ago.