The Center of Marine and Environmental Research (CIMA) of the University of Algarve collaborated in the "Pollution of the Sea" exercise, promoted by the Serviço do Combate à Poluição do Mar (SCPM) of the Direção-geral da Autoridade Marítima (DGAM) that took place on October 18 and 19, 2017 in Vila Real de Santo António.
Doctor Sónia Cristina was awarded a Prize in Sciences on 02/10/2017 at a ceremony at the Algeciras Campus of the University of Cadiz. The PhD thesis of Sónia won the second prize for the best thesis of the year from the University of Cadiz.
The 1:10 scale device will remain in place for the next three months as part of the SCORE project, according to CIMA-MORE team.
A Research team coordinated by Mário Mendes, a researcher at Center for Marine and Environmental Research of the University of Algarve, recently discovered a new species of the spore genus Costatoperforosporites from Early Cretaceous deposits in Portugal and its taxonomic and palaeoenvironmental significance.
Newsletter: project EPHEMARE - Ecotoxicological effects of microplastics in marine ecosystems (EPHEMARE E-Newsletter Issue 1, December 2016)
IX REQUI - Iberian Quaternary Meeting - Changes in environmental systems and their time scales held at University of Algarve in Faro, Portugal.
On 11th July 2016, a protocol has been signed between CIMA-UAlg and INEGI - Institute of Science and Innovation in Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering.