Handbook of Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vent Fauna

Handbook of Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vent Fauna
D. Desbruyères, M. Segonzac and M. Bright (Eds.), 2006

Back-Arc Spreading Systems - Geological, Biological, Chemical, and Physical Interactions

Editors - David M. Christie, Charles R. Fisher, Sang-Mook Lee, and Sharon Givens

Other Publications






2012 - Ridge 2000 Special Issue of Oceanography
The Ridge 2000 Special Issue of Oceanography Magazine is available online. The full issue pdf and pdfs of individual articles in the issue are available free of charge via The Oceanography Society website:
We encourage you to make use of this excellent compendium of oceanic spreading center science and summary of Ridge 2000 Program results.

2007 - Oceanography Special Issue

Workshop Reports

Reports from InterRidge-sponsored workshops


The third InterRidge Theoretical Institute


AGU Fall Meeting 2012
InterRidge sponsored two sessions at this meeting:
- Fast moving research at slow spreading ridges
- Deep Subseafloor Biosphere

InterRidge Newsletter

The InterRidge Newsletter is published annually and contains brief research articles, updates from our Working Groups, office news, upcoming event and cruise schedules, as well as updates from our member countries.

The deadline to submit articles for the 2014 InterRidge Newsletter is 31 September 2014. Submitting to InterRidge News

InterRidge Publications

InterRidge Statement of Commitment to Responsible Research Practices at Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vents 

Steering Committee Reports and Program Plan Documents


27-28 September-Hangzhou,China
2015 Report


27-28 September-Beijing,China
2014 Report


16-17 Aug-Victoria, Canada
2013 Report

InterRidge Oceanography Issue

Oceanography coverInterRidge has spearheaded an entire issue of Oceanography magazine ( that was published in March 2007. The issue features 15 ridge-related topics written by members of the InterRidge community.