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The Heritage Value of Modern Shipwrecks
by Martin Newman - English Heritage

Admiral Van Tromp
As reported in Marine Data News No16 last year English Heritage has undertaken a project with funding from MEDIN to expand its database of historic shipwrecks to include post war losses. The project, which has now been completed, involved carrying out desk based research checking and combining information from various sources and has resulted in the recording of over 500 wrecks.

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MEDIN Open Meeting: Engaging with MEDIN in its operational phase

MEDIN will be holding an open meeting on 2nd November 2011 at the Institute of Education in London to showcase the implementation of MEDIN, and demonstrate partners' progress and achievements in marine data management within the MEDIN framework.  REGISTER!

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Metadata Maestro now available for download!

Metadata Maestro, which allows users to create, edit, validate and transform discovery metadata records to MEDIN, GEMINI and ISO standards, is now available for download.

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Announcement of opportunity to develop a MEDIN Data Guidelines for geophysical seabed surveys
Delivery date for the draft guidelines will be 1st February 2012. After which consultation by the MEDIN Standards WG and the UKMMAS seabed mapping working group will take place and final report by 1st April. The successful applicants are expected to agree their approach at the start of the project with these groups.

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Opportunity to attend a MEDIN standards workshop


1st MASTS Annual Science Meeting 22–24/08/11
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