Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research

Key Areas

Highlighting NIOZ research in six key areas around the world

NIOZ performs maritime research in seas and oceans around the world. Our focus is on six key areas, including the home bases of our institute, the Wadden Sea and the Dutch Delta.

The six key areas where we perform research range from delta and coastal areas to the deep ocean, and from tropical to polar regions. Together these areas give an overview of what NIOZ is about, and what our four scientific departments work on.

Our key research areas: