Marine Coastal Biodiversity Long-term Observations

Strengthening biodiversity observation in support of decision making.

Funded by the EU Horizon Europe programme (along with UKRI), MARCO-BOLO is a €7.3 million, 4-year project that will strengthen European marine, coastal and freshwater biodiversity observation to understand and restore ocean health.


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Project Coordinator:
Nicolas Pade (EMBRC)

Project Manager:
Davide Di Cioccio (EMBRC)

Press and Communications:
Avril Hanbidge (ERINN)

Funded by the European Union under the Horizon Europe Programme, Grant Agreement No. 101082021 (MARCO-BOLO). Views and opinions expressed are however those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily reflect those of the European Union or European Research Executive Agency (REA). Neither the European Union nor the granting authority can be held responsible for them.
UK partners are supported by UKRI under the UK Government’s Horizon Europe funding guarantee Grant No. IFS XXXXXX (National Oceanography Centre); IFS 10063994 (Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom); IFS XXXXXX (The Scottish Ministers acting through MARINE SCOTLAND, Marine Laboratory).