BlueBRIDGE gives you seamless access to heterogeneous datasets.


The table below gives you more details on the datasets that you can access and use in your VRE (Click here for more information on VREs). If you want to use the BlueBRIDGE services and data analytics with your own data, the VRE easily allow you to upload your own datasets.

Description  Examples

Biological and Ecological List of Names

Biological and Ecological authoritative and comprehensive list of names of marine organisms, including information on synonymy

Catalogue of Life, World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), World Register of Deep-Sea Species (WoRDSS), Taxonomic, trophic level and life history traits data from FishBase

Biological and Ecological Data

Biological and Ecological Data evidence about more than 1.6 million species, collected over three centuries of natural history exploration and including current observations from citizen scientists, researchers and automated monitoring programmes.

Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF), Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS)

Geo-referenced chemical and physical variables with global geospatial coverage

  • Apparent Oxygen Utilization: i) Annual, monthly, and seasonal (Apparent Oxygen Utilization; Dissolved Oxygen); ii) Oxygen Saturation;
  • Ice: Concentration, thickness, velocity;
  • Chlorophyll: Mass Concentration of Chlorophyll in Sea Water
  • Mole Concentration of Dissolved Oxygen in Sea Water; of Nitrate in Sea Water; of Phosphate in Sea Water and of Phytoplankton expressed as carbon in sea water;
  • Carbon: Net Primary Productivity of Carbon;
  • Nitrate: Annual, monthly, and seasonal;
  • Phosphate: Annual, monthly, and seasonal;
  • Salinity: Monthly average coverage;
  • Sea Surface Height: Monthly average coverage;
  • Sea Water Salinity: Annual, monthly, and seasonal;
  • Sea Water Temperature: Annual, monthly, and seasonal;
  • Silicate: Annual, monthly, and seasonal;
  • Temperature: Monthly average coverage;
  • Wind Speed: Monthly ASCAT global wind;
  • Wind Stress: Monthly ASCAT global wind;
  • Zonal Velocity: Monthly average coverage.
World Ocean Atlas, EMODnet, Copernicus Marine Environmental Monitoring System, Planet OS, GEBCO

Raster data

Satellite data

Copernicus, Ocean Surface Current Analyses Real-time (OSCAR), NOAA Ocean Currents Data