Eva Ramirez-Llodra

Title: 
Dr
First Name: 
Eva
Last Name: 
Ramirez-Llodra
Gender: 
Female
Position: 
Senior researcher
Institution: 
Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA)
Country: 
Norway
Email: 
eva.ramirez@niva.no
Phone: 
+47 98294145
Oceanographic Locations - Other: 
Norwegian Sea, Barents Sea

Deep Ocean Vertical Zones:

Experience with bodies or processes - Other: 
OCEANA

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Primary Expertise:

Committees: 
INDEEP - International Network for Scientific Investigations of Deep-Sea Ecosystems. PI: Maria Baker, NOCS, UK. Co-PI and co-lead of WG on population connectivity. DOSI - Deep-Ocean Stewardship Initiative (member of the Advisory Board, lead of WG on submarine tailing disposal. IUCN – Red list of Ecosystems. Scientific Expert member in the Committee (2014-2018); (http://iucn.org/about/union/commissions/cem/cem_work/tg_red_list/) IUCN – Ecosystem management and deep-sea mining. Invited to be part of the Scientific Expert member in the newly created Committee (2014-2018); http://iucn.org/about/union/commissions/cem/cem_work/ecosystem_management_and_deep_sea_mining/
3 priority science questions that need to be answered: 
1. Continue with exploration of deep-sea habitats in poorly studied regions (South Pacific, Indian Ocean, Polar seas) 2. Understand larval ecology and population connectivity patterns for key species. 3. Understand drivers of local, regional and global biodiversity.