Dust Storm
Dust storm over the Canary Islands. The atmospheric eddy field is observed downwind the Archipelago

Zooplankton multi-net towed obliquely to collect krill and large copepods

Rosette sampler
Rosette sampler with oceanographic bottles and CTD ready to be lowered down in the water column

Underwater undulator with oceanographic sensors, towed behind the “R/V Sarmiento de Gamboa”

El Hierro submarine volcano
Working on top the submarine volcano south of El Hierro Island, during its early stages of eruption

Sea Storm
Sea storm when crossing the Drake Passage through the Antarctic, on board the “R/V Hespérides”

Melting Ice
Melting ice around an iceberg in the Weddell Sea (Antarctic Ocean)

Recent News

16 Mar 2018

Contributions to the Blue Economy

The University Institutes and Research Groups of the Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria will contribute in the document on Blue Economy prepared by the Canarian Government.

15 Mar 2018

The Life Seacolors project

The Life Seacolors project of Banco Español de Algas, chosen to be designated as 'The Best of the Best' of the European Union LIFE Projects.