Kiel Marine Science

Kiel Marine Science (KMS)

The ocean, with its dominating influence on the global climate, its role as raw material provider and its high-risk potential, plays a key role for humankind around the world. In return the ocean is greatly influenced by human activity such as CO2 emission, over fishing and ocean pollution. The marine and geoscientists at the Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel (CAU) contributes to a better understanding of the processes and the development of strategies for a sustainable use and conservation of the ocean system within the framework of the interdisciplinary ‘Kiel Marine Science’. more...