background:seaYNU-DEEPS Deep-sea Resource Exploration and Environment Protection Study SIP Next-generation technology for ocean resources exploration (Zipangu-in-the-Ocean) Projected by Center for Oceanic Studies and Integrated Education (COSIE) ,Yokohama National University (YNU) Yokohama City University (YCU),Japan Coast Guard Academy (JCGA)
background:sea creaturesThe advancement of efficient exploration and development of marine resources should be regarded as a vital issue for the entire world. It has become a common goal of international society to engage in sustainable maritime development/utilization that can maintain a good balance between resource development and environmental preservation.
background:Deep sea(JAMSTEC)Through YNU-DEEPS project, we are going to propose a global standard for environmental assessment that can provide consideration to the preservation of deep-sea biodiversity,
background:FisheryAs well as proposing a marine management structure that can satisfy marine users from various fields.


News / Annoucements

  • Announcement

    March 29, 2019

    The project, “Deep-sea Resource Exploration and Environment Protection Study” (YNU-DEEPS) has been terminated at the end of JPY 2018. We would like to thank to all who have cooperated with this project and who have been interested in this project.

  • Announcement

    April 2, 2018

    In FY2018, YNU-DEEPS is continuing to advance the development of technical standards by the ISO for use in marine environmental impact assessments, and researching various international rules that will be adopted when these standards are used in various countries. Website will be renewed in the middle of April, 2018.

  • Announcement

    December 12, 2017

    The presentation documents of YNU-DEEPS International Symposium “Sustainable Development of Deep-Sea Resources for the Future” have been uploaded. Please click here.