logo
logo
Regional Organization for the Protection
of the Marine Environment
Phone
Email
Email
The Headquarters of ROPME has moved to a new location in Sulabikhat since 7 October 2018. New telephone numbers: 22093939 22093911 22093901.

Oceanographic Cruises



Periodical assessment of the state of marine environment in the whole ROPME Sea Area (RSA) was and still a major task in the ROPME Regional Action Plan, under the umbrella of the Kuwait Convention.


For the assessment of the open sea area of RSA, five Oceanographic Cruises have been conducted during the last 2 decades, beginning from the Mt. Mitchell Cruise in 1992 and the last being winter 2006 Cruise. Following is a summary of objectives and achievements for each Cruise:


Mt. Mitchell Cruise

Umitaka-Maru Cruises

ROPME Summer 2000 Oceanographic Cruise
ROPME Summer 2001 Oceanographic Cruise
ROPME Winter 2006 Oceanographic Cruise




The Headquarters of ROPME has moved to a new location in Sulabikhat since 7 October 2018. New telephone numbers: 22093939 22093911 22093901.





2018 Poster Drawing Competition (click Events->News for details)





2018 Nov. Environmental Information





Meeting of the Regional Task Force on Eutrophication and HABs, 16-18 Jan. 2018, Muscat, Oman





Meeting of the Regional Task Force on Climate Change Dimensions in ROPME Sea Area | 10-12 April 2017. Kuwait





Ecotourism Workshop 2017 (see Events->Other Events/Meetings/ 2017 Ecotourism for videos)

Copyright (c) 2012-2018 ROPME. All rights reserved.