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Focus on upwelling systems

Jan 7, 2019
The first expedition to the Benguela upwelling area is planned for summer 2019 with the research vessel METEOR. Photo: MARUM - Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, University of Bremen; V. Diekamp
The first expedition to the Benguela upwelling area is planned for summer 2019 with the research vessel METEOR. Photo: MARUM - Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, University of Bremen; V. Diekamp

What consequences could climate change have on key biogeochemical processes in the Benguela upwelling system off South West Africa? This question is the subject of a new research project involving scientists from the MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences at the University of Bremen. Dr. Matthias Zabel will lead an expedition to the study area in August and September 2019.

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