Ocean Data Portal. Seamless access to ocean data

The United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture

Oostende, Belgium website

The Ocean Data Portal (ODP) aims at providing seamless access to collections and inventories of marine data from the NODCs (National Oceanographic Data Centres) of the IODE network and allows for the discovery, evaluation (through visualization and metadata review) and access to data via web services. The system architecture use Web-oriented information technologies to access non-homogeneous and geographically distributed marine data and information.
  • Permanent
Geographical coverage
  • Global
Intended Users
  • Businessmen/Companies
  • Administrations/Authorities
  • General public
Source of funding
  • Public funding
Information format
  • Data
  • Metadata
  • Map/Gis
  • Observatory
  • Multimedia
Information sources
  • Own production
  • Public body
Country coverage
  • Global
Downloadable databases
  • No