Welcome to The Skimmer on Marine Ecosystems and Management, the monthly information service on ocean planning and ecosystem-based management. The Skimmer serves over 11,700 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:
- Artificial light may be changing marine ecosystems
- The EBM Toolbox: Resources for the sustainable financing of marine protected areas
- Latest News and Resources for Ocean Planners and Managers
- Perspective: Marine ecosystem-based management and wicked problems require incrementalism, not command and control
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