GEO Blue Planet

NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction, University Research Court, College Park, MD, USA
Established: 2012
https://geoblueplanet.org/
Organisation type: Programme
Geographical scope: Global
Member countries:
Participating countries: Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Ghana, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Seychelles, South Africa, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States
Funding source Percentage
%
%
%
%
%
%
%
%
%

Organisation’s vision:

Organisation’s mission:

- Advance and exploit synergies among the many observational programmes devoted to ocean and coastal waters;
- Improve engagement with a variety of users for enhancing the timeliness, quality and range of services delivered; and
- Raise awareness of the societal benefits of ocean observations at the public and policy levels.

Organisation’s objectives (if different from the Mission):

Keywords

  • capacity development
  • networks
  • ocean and coastal observation
  • societal benefit
  • user engagement

Activities

  • Advocating for Earth (ocean) observations
  • Provision of (ocean) information services

is a sibling of
GEOAquaWatch GEOAquaWatch

grants observer/participant/member status to
Met Office Met Office

grants observer/participant/member status to
Mercator Ocean International Mercator Ocean International

collaborates with
Future Earth Coasts Future Earth Coasts

collaborates with
Global Ocean Observing System Global Ocean Observing System