Multinational project launched to assess pollution in Black Sea

Hurriyet Daily News | Oct 21, 2019 at 3:50 PM
  • A team of 17 marine scientists from four countries, including Turkey, have joined forces in a new project aiming at evaluating the degree of pollution in the Black Sea.
  • Scientists on board the research vessel “Mare Nigrum” carried out sampling of water, sediments and marine organisms to assess the health of the sea.
  • The project, “Assessing the vulnerability of the Black Sea marine ecosystem to human pressures” (ANEMONE), was launched with the Black Sea Joint Scientific Cruise between Sept. 30 and Oct. 7.