News

Anthropogenic microparticles were found for the first time in specimens of Trematomus
bernacchii
collected in 1998 in the Ross Sea (Antarctica) and stored in the Antarctic Environmental
Specimen Bank

Read the publication on Scientific Reports


The XXXVIII Italian Expedition to Antarctica will start on October 2022 and various activities related to BCAA will be carried out, such as the collection of marine organisms at Terra Nova Bay.


The International Worshop "Act now – Legacy and Emerging Contaminants in Polar Regions" hosted by the German Environment Agency (UBA) and the Helmholtz-Zentrum will be online on 25th and 26th Jannuary 2022.

Info at https://ms.hereon.de/contaminants_polar_regions/

Report at https://www.coastalpollutiontoolbox.org/104992/index.php.en


The XXXVII Italian Expedition to Antarctica will start on October 2021 and various activities related to BCAA will be carried out, such as the collection of marine organisms at Terra Nova Bay.


The 6th International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks will be online from 28th to 30th September 2021.

Info at https://icesb2021.co.kr