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Four new genera and 17 new species have been described, according to a paper published in the Zoological Journal of The Linnean Society on the occasion of the research campaign in the Pacific Ocean funded under the framework of JPI Oceans.
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The MiningImpact project gathers 32 partners from 10 different countries and will conduct an independent scientific monitoring of the impact of an industrial test to harvest manganese nodules in the Clarion Clipperton Zone. 
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MiningImpact researchers call for the integration of research and regulations to protect seafloor biota from future mining impacts in the renowned academic journal. 
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For three years researchers from eleven countries have been working intensively on the “MiningImpact” coordinated by the GEOMAR Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research Kiel. Project partners discussed their findings at the project`s final meeting at the Natural History Museum London.
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On August 1, 2017, several JPI Oceans member countries launched a joint call for preproposals to study the environmental impacts and risks associated with seabed mining. 
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In February, the second annual meeting of the JPI Oceans  project on the ecological aspects of deep-sea mining was held in Bremen to discuss the latest project results amongst the project partners. 
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With the support of the JPI Oceans MiningImpact project, biologists find that a newly discovered  octopus species may not  survive without hard substrate such as manganese nodules
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The JPI Oceans project ‘MiningImpact’ aimed at assessing the long-term impacts of polymetallic nodule mining on the deep-sea environment. Core of the project were three marine research campaigns conducted in 2015 on the RV Sonne visiting several license areas and two Areas of Particular Environmental Interest (APEIs) in the Clarion-Clipperton Zone (CCZ) as well as the DISCOL benthic impact experiment in the Peru Basin.  
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On 14 July, JPI Oceans and its MiningImpact project organised a side-event at the 22nd Session of the International Seabed Authority (ISA) allowing the scientists to present to present the latest research results on the environmental impacts of deep-sea mining and discuss with the delegates how the marine environment could be most effectively protected. 
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The JPI Oceans action 'Ecological aspects of deep-sea mining' aims at assessing the long-term impacts of polymetallic nodule mining on the deep-sea environment. Core of the action is the research project MiningImpact 2 project which gathers 32 partners from 10 different countries and will conduct an independent scientific monitoring of the impact of an industrial test to harvest manganese nodules in the Clarion Clipperton Zone. 
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