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Project Bureaus

International Coastal Research is coordinated and driven forward by the Institute of Coastal Research at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht.

Baltic Earth

Baltic Earth (Earth System Science for the Baltic Sea Region) is an international research network for the Baltic Sea basin.


NOSCCA (North Sea Region Climate Change Assessment) is an international initiative launched out of the scientific community to compile a comprehensive interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary assessment of the present scientific knowledge about all aspects of past, ongoing and future climate change in the greater North Sea region. Also changes in relevant environmental and socio-economic systems, due to climate change, will be considered