An International Study of the Marine Biogeochemical Cycles of Trace Elements and Isotopes


Call for review of 2023 SCOR Working Group proposals

The SCOR will be very grateful for comments from individuals to assist in the review of these proposals.

NSF Accelnet to support a new BioGeoSCAPES Fellows Program

Apply by 15 June 2023!

2023 Gordon Research Conference (GRC) and Seminar (GRS) on Chemical Oceanography

15 – 21 July 2023, Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH, USA

2024 Ocean Sciences Meeting – Call for session proposals – Please inform the IPO in advance

Please inform the IPO before May 15, 2023.

Ken Bruland honoured with the 2023 ASLO John H. Martin Award

The Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography presents the Martin Award to one paper each year.

Bob Anderson will receive the title Doctor Honoris Causa by the University of Toulouse III-Paul Sabatier

The title of Doctor Honoris Causa is the most prestigious academic title that can be conferred by a French university.

Science Highlights

Extremely high radioactive levels in the manganese nodules

Volz and co-authors demonstrate that radioisotopes in the manganese nodules mostly exceed exempt activity levels…

The North Pacific Ocean, a key actor for the zinc oceanic cycle

Sieber and his colleagues lift the veil on some of the mechanisms that control the behavior of zinc in the Pacific Ocean, and more globally.

Disentangling what controls the cadmium distribution in the Pacific Ocean

Sieber and his colleagues established the distribution of dissolved cadmium concentrations and isotopes a section from Alaska to Tahiti.