Welcome to The Skimmer on Marine Ecosystems and Management, the monthly information service on ocean planning and ecosystem-based management. The Skimmer serves over 10,000 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:
- The COVID-19 pandemic, Part 2: Perspectives on the future of coastal and marine tourism and its implications for coastal and marine ecosystems
- Latest News and Resources for Ocean Planners and Managers
- How to do science so it influences marine policy and management: An interview with Jon Fisher of The Pew Charitable Trusts
- Why marine conservation and management need to be anti-racist and anti-colonial
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