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:
- It’s not just about marine mammals anymore: How ocean noise can harm marine ecosystems
- Latest Marine Ecosystem News and Resources for Planners and Managers
- New tools for dynamic ocean management: EcoCast vs. Marxan and more
- Were you on holiday/in the field during July and August? Catch up on The Skimmer!
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