Welcome to The Skimmer on Marine Ecosystems and Management, the monthly information service on ocean planning and ecosystem-based management. The Skimmer serves over 8,500 members of the global resource management community with news, views, analysis, and tips gathered from experts around the world.
New this month in The Skimmer:
- Aquaculture and marine ecosystems: Friend or foe?
- Latest News and Resources for Ocean Planners and Managers
- Ecosystem-based aquaculture: We need to stop thinking about an aquaculture farm as something within the limits of a few buoys or GPS coordinates on a ma
- Lessons learned from 40 years of Great Barrier Reef zoning
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