New publication: Time to look forward to adapt to ocean warming

By Geir Ottersen* and Jess Melbourne-Thomas in PNAS

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There is growing evidence indicating that variability and extremes in conditions in the marine environment are as (or more) important as changes in the mean for determining threats to biodiversity, impacts on ecosystem services, and consequences for human systems. [Continue reading at]

First published August 23, 2019
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1912639116
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Geir Ottersen§,* and Jess Melbourne-Thomas£,# 

§ Oceanography and Climate Research Group, Norwegian Institute of Marine Research, N5817 Bergen, Norway

* Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo, 0315 Oslo, Norway

£ Oceans & Atmosphere, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Hobart, 7001 Tasmania, Australia

# Centre for Marine Socioecology, University of Tasmania, Hobart, 7001 Tasmania, Australia

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Published Aug. 26, 2019 10:52 PM - Last modified Aug. 26, 2019 10:53 PM