Welcome to The Skimmer on Marine Ecosystems and Management, the monthly information service on ocean planning and ecosystem-based management. The Skimmer serves over 7,200 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:
- What works to reduce marine plastic pollution? What we know and what we need to do
- Ecological connectivity between the high seas and coastal waters: Why coastal communities need to care about what happens on the high seas
- Latest News and Resources for Ocean Planners and Managers
- From the Archives: “Start where your audience is, not where you want them to be”: What EBM and MSP practitioners can (and should) learn from marketing (MEAM Feb 2016, Issue 9:4)
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