Institut de Ciències del Mar (ICM)

The Institut de Ciències del Mar (ICM) is the fourth largest research institute of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and the largest dedicated to marine research. Under the motto “Ocean Science for a Healthy Planet,” the ICM conducts frontier research and foster both knowledge and technology transfer on topics related to ocean and climate interactions, conservation and sustainable use of marine life and ecosystems, and impact mitigation of natural and anthropogenic hazards.

ICM and CATUAV stablished a partnership to explore the potential of UAS technology for Marine Research data acquisition, across different successful R+D projects such as Mestral or Phytoscope.