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If you are interested in contributing content to The Skimmer, please contact the editor at skimmer [at] We welcome articles that express perspectives on an issue affecting the global marine planning and management community and/or that relate the author's first-hand experience relevant to ocean planning and ecosystem-based management.

We cannot guarantee publication or offer payment in return for publication. If selected for publication, manuscripts will be attributed to the author. The Skimmer reserves the right to edit any manuscript, with author approval of edits, prior to publishing.

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