Euro-Argo ERIC website policies

I. Legal Notice


You are currently connected to the Euro-Argo website published by Euro-Argo ERIC (European Research Infrastructure Consortium), an association whose head office is located at 1625 route de Sainte-Anne, 29280 Plouzané, France, and registered under SIREN 804377778.

The entire website, pages and content, is the property of Euro-Argo ERIC unless otherwise specified.


This website is hosted by Ifremer, French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (Ifremer - Centre de Bretagne - Département Infrastructures de Recherche et Systèmes d'Information, 1625 route de Sainte Anne, CS 10070, FR-29280 Plouzané).

Responsible for the publication

Yann-Hervé De Roeck, Programme Manager, is responsible for publication and editing.


The design was created and developed by the Virtualys agency.


For any question relating to the legal notice, please use our contact form.

II. Terms and conditions policy

Intellectual property

In application of articles L. 111-1 and L. 123-1 of the French Intellectual Property Code, all intellectual property rights related to the Euro-Argo ERIC website, including, but not limited to, those relating to any patented data, copyright, trade names, trademarks, logos, databases, documents, texts, graphics, drawings, photographs, audio files, video files, digital circuits, are the property of Euro-Argo ERIC or a third party, and for which it benefits from a right of use.

Euro-Argo ERIC grants the user a personal, free, non-exclusive and non-transferable right to access and use its website. All other rights are expressly excluded.

Consequently, and in a non-exhaustive manner, the rights to (i) reproduce, represent, adapt and/or translate, (ii) extract, or (iii) create any derivative work of all or part of the Euro-Argo ERIC website and/or of the contents thereof, are formally and strictly prohibited outside the framework strictly limited to the exception of private copying or for educational purposes.

In the case of private or educational copying, any reproduction by the user of data must be accompanied, in a clear and legible manner, by the following statement: "This document is taken from the Euro-Argo website. Information protected - All rights reserved - Euro-Argo (+ year of publication)".

De facto acceptance

By using the Euro-Argo ERIC website, the Internet user takes note of and accepts the conditions listed here.


In application of law n°2004-575 of 21 June 2004, in the event of illegal or unauthorised use of the website, Euro-Argo ERIC reserves the right to take any appropriate measure it deems necessary and, if necessary, to take any appropriate legal action, and/or to report the offence to the judicial and police authorities. To report litigious content or if you are a victim of fraudulent use of the Euro-Argo website, please use our contact form.

Liability policy

Our website may include links to third party websites, plug-ins and applications. Clicking on these links or enabling these connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements.

In case of violation of the third party website (hacking, defacement, DDoS, damage or loss proven in connection with their consultation ...), Euro-Argo ERIC can not be held responsible. Euro-Argo ERIC has no control over the content of these third-party websites, and invites you to be very careful when redirecting to these websites.


For any question relating to the terms and condition policy, please use our contact form.

III. Privacy policy

Collection and processing of personal data

Any information collected by Euro-Argo ERIC is never communicated to third parties.

In application of the imperative provisions of the RGPD and the French Data Protection Act, the user of the Euro-Argo website may request that his or her Personal Data be communicated to him or her and demand, if necessary, that his or her Personal Data be rectified, completed, updated, locked or deleted if it is inaccurate, incomplete, equivocal, outdated or whose collection, use, communication or retention is prohibited.

To do so, the user must contact Euro-Argo ERIC using the contact details provided below.

In application of the imperative provisions of the RGPD and the law n° 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data processing, files and freedoms, the Internet user has a right of access, rectification and deletion of personal information concerning him stored by Euro-Argo ERIC. They can exercise this right at any time by contacting our Data Protection Officer.

By e-mail:

Or by post:

Yann-Hervé De Roeck

Euro-Argo ERIC

1625 route de Sainte-Anne

29280 Plouzané


Important: all requests by post or e-mail must be accompanied by proof of identity of the applicant and specify the address to which the reply should be sent. A reply will be sent to you within one to three months of receipt of the request.

IV. Cookies

Euro-Argo ERIC may store certain personal information and cookies on the user's device. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, these technical procedures do not interfere with the proper functioning of the Euro-Argo website and their use can of course be deactivated in the browser used. None of this information is retained by the website after the user has logged off.

V. Accessibility policy

The Euro-argo website is not compliant with the French general references for the accessibility enhancement (RGAA), release 4.0, due to the non-conformities and derogations listed below:

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