From Observation to Information and Users: The Copernicus Marine Service Perspective

  title={From Observation to Information and Users: The Copernicus Marine Service Perspective},
  author={Pierre-Yves Le Traon and Antonio Reppucci and Enrique {\'A}lvarez Fanjul and Lotfi Aouf and Arno Behrens and Maria Belmonte and Abderrahim Bentamy and Laurent Bertino and Vittorio Ernesto Brando and Matilde Brandt Kreiner and Mounir Benkiran and Thierry Carval and Stefania Angela Ciliberti and Herv{\'e} Claustre and Emanuela Clementi and Giovanni Coppini and Gianpiero Cossarini and Marta De Alfonso Alonso-Mu{\~n}oyerro and Anne Delamarche and G{\'e}rald Dibarboure and Frode Dinessen and Marie Dr{\'e}villon and Yann Drillet and Yannice Faug{\`e}re and Vicente Fern{\'a}ndez and Andrew H. Fleming and M. Isabel Garcia-Hermosa and Marcos G. Sotillo and Gilles Garric and Florent Gasparin and Cedric Giordan and Marion Gehlen and Marilaure Gr{\'e}goire and St{\'e}phanie Guinehut and Mathieu Hamon and Chris Harris and Fabrice Hernandez and J{\o}rgen Hinkler and Jacob L. H{\o}yer and Juha Karvonen and Susan Kay and Robert R. King and Thomas Lavergne and B{\'e}n{\'e}dicte Lemieux-Dudon and Leonardo Lima and Chongyuan Mao and Matthew J. Martin and Simona Masina and Ang{\'e}lique Melet and Bruno Buongiorno Nardelli and Glenn Nolan and Ananda Pascual and Jenny Pistoia and Atanas Palazov and Jean-François Pioll{\'e} and Marie‐Isabelle Pujol and Anne-Christine Pequignet and Elisaveta Peneva and Bego{\~n}a P{\'e}rez G{\'o}mez and L. Petit de la Villeon and Nadia Pinardi and Andrea Pisano and Sylvie Pouliquen and Rebecca Reid and Elisabeth R{\'e}my and Rosalia Santoleri and John Siddorn and Jun She and Joanna Staneva and Ad Stoffelen and Marina Tonani and Luc Vandenbulcke and Karina von Schuckmann and Gianluca Volpe and Cecilie Wettre and Anna Zacharioudaki},
  journal={Frontiers in Marine Science},
The Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS) provides regular and systematic reference information on the physical and biogeochemical ocean and sea-ice state for the global ocean and the European regional seas. CMEMS serves a wide range of users (more than 15,000 users are now registered to the service) and applications. Observations are a fundamental pillar of the CMEMS value-added chain that goes from observation to information and users. Observations are used by CMEMS… 

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