Brachiopods As SEnsitive tracers of gLobal mariNe Environment: Insights from alkaline, alkaline Earth metal, and metalloid trace element ratios and isotope systems             

BASE-LiNE Earth is an Innovative Training Network funded by the European Commission within the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions in Horizon 2020 'European Union Funding Programme for Research and Innovation' (H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014; REA Grant Agreement No. 643084) with EURO 3,75 million. The project started on January 1st, 2015 and will run until December 31st, 2018.


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 643084.





  • New Paper in Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia published. See here for more details.
  • BASE-LiNERs at the 3rd  International Meeting of Early Researchers in Paleontology Krasiejów, Poland. See more details here.
  • BASE-LiNE Earth goes YouTube. Here you are.
  • EGU 2018: An other successful Conference for BASE-LiNE Earth. Visit here for poster and here for oral presentations.
  • 19 - 20 February, 2018 WP 3 Meeting in Copenhagen. More details here.
  • New Paper in Scientific Reports published. See here for more details.
  • New Paper in Journal of Structural Biology published. See here for more details.
  • 2 - 7 October, 2017 3rd BASE-LiNE Earth Workshop was helt at the TUG in Graz, Austria. See here for details.
  • 11 - 15 September, 2017 Hana Jurikova participated an Intensive Course on LIPs in Oslo. See here for details.
  • Sara Milner received an award for her poster at the EGU, 2017 in Vienna. See more here.
  • BASE-LiNE Earth Session at the EGU2017 in Vienna, Austria.
  • 9 - 10 January, 2017 Work Package #2 Group Meeting at GEOMAR Kiel.
  • 6 January, 2017 Peter-Jochim Focke from the Adult Education Center in Kassel is visiting culturing facilities at GEOMAR Kiel. More information here.
  • 26 October, 2016 Danijela Šmajgl gives a presentation at the Faculty of Science (University of Zagreb), Croatia. More information here.
  • 30 September, 2016 BASE-LiNE Earth joins the "European Night of Science". More information here.
  • 8 August, 2016 Lena Schegerer starts student internship. More information here.
  • 28 - 29 July, 2016 MSCA Satellite Conference, Manchester, UK. More information here.
  • 23 - 27 July, 2016 ESOF Conference, Manchester, UK. More information here.
  • 12 - 15 July, 2016 EWLA European Workshop on Laser Ablation, Ljubliana, Slovenia. More information here.
  • 6 June - 9 June, 2016 Field Trip to collect brachiopod samples in the Karavanke Alps of Austria/Slovenia. More information here.

  • 15 May-2 June, 2016 Field trip "A hunt for Palaeozoic brachiopods" to Indiana, Pennsylvania, New York State, U.S. and Ottawa, Canada. More information here.
  • January, 2016 The cultivation of Paujaudina atlantica starts. More information here.
  • 15 -21 January, 2016 Field trip to La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain. More information here.
  • Who are we? Introduction of BASE-LiNE Earth — Who we are and what we do. Flyer available here.