Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research
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D-18119 Rostock

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Workshop “Major Baltic Inflow (MBI) December 2014”
May 20, 2015 at the IOW.

The MBI workshop is intended to bring together institutions currently active with investigating the most recent salt water inflow and the consequences of this largest event since 1951 in order to identify gaps in measurements, to discuss joint publications and to discuss further research projects related to this event.

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The Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Warnemünde

... is an independent research institution specializing in interdisciplinary study of coastal oceans and marginal seas. In particular, our work focuses on the Baltic Sea ecosystem. The institute is divided into four sections: physical oceanography, marine chemistry, biological oceanography, and marine geology. Our researchers also teach at the universities of Rostock and Greifswald.

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On sea with the BONUS project COCOA

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