Resources for Journalists

Access links to our press releases, videos, brochures and the latest news for the Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project.

For further information contact:

The Project Team: enquiries@seabed2030.org

Patrick Orr at Raitt Orr & Associates: patrick@raittorr.co.uk , Tel.: +44 (0)7917 431102

 

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Latest news

Oden on the Expedition to the Ryder Glacier, taken by Professor Martin Jakobsson, 2019

Contribute to the Seabed 2030 Image Stream

16 February 2021
To celebrate the work of GEBCO and the Seabed 2030 project we are creating a curated publicly available archive for press, partners and the world! So, if you have any photos, videos or images that support your work, that makes you go “wow!” or “that’s fascinating! - then this is the perfect opportunity to see your work published and further the public interest in this project.

Press releases

Scripps Seabed 2030 Logos

The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project announces new collaboration with Scripps Institution of Oceanography

9 March 2021
The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project and Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego have strengthened their collaboration with a newly-established Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The main purpose of the MOU is to pursue the attainment of worldwide bathymetric data, and to increase humanity’s understanding of the oceans.
3D-visualization showing the seafloor bathymetry of the previously uncharted Sherard Osborn Fjord

Data from Uncharted Waters Provides Key Insights into Glacial Melting Processes

6 November 2020
New bathymetric and oceanographic data collected by an international team of ocean scientists provide important insights into the processes that are controlling the rapid loss of the Greenland Ice Sheet over the last four decades. The ground-breaking data, published in the Nature Journal Communications Earth & Environment, will be contributed to The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project, which aims to have the definitive and complete map of the ocean seafloor by 2030.

Brochures, documents and publications

 

Seabed 2030 Project Event: From Vision to Action

Presentations from the Seabed 2030 Project Event: From Vision to Action, held at the Royal Society, London, UK, October 22 2019.

Concept paper on Seabed 2030

Access a paper detailing the background to and need for Seabed 2030.

Mayer, L.; Jakobsson, M.; Allen, G.; Dorschel, B.; Falconer, R.; Ferrini, V.; Lamarche, G.; Snaith, H.; Weatherall, P. The Nippon Foundation—GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project: The Quest to See the World’s Oceans Completely Mapped by 2030. Geosciences 2018, 8, 63.

Seabed 2030 brochure

September 2017

Seabed 2030 Roadmap

June 2017,updated October 2020 - Please note that this is an updated version of the original document that includes an addendum on mapping target resolutions (section 8).

 

 

Seabed 2030 'In-Depth' Newsletter 

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