Institut français de recherché pour l‟exploitation de la mer (IFREMER)

ifremer-logoThe French Research Institute for the Sustainable Exploitation of the Sea, IFREMER, is a national marine research institute whose missions are to improve knowledge about the oceans and their resources, monitor the coastal and marine environment, as well as sustainable development of marine activities. It designs and deploys observational, experimental and monitoring tools and manages the French ocean research fleet on behalf of the entire scientific community.