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EBM Toolbox: Are you headed to Oakland for the SCB North America Congress in July 2012?
Managing Trade-offs: Viewpoints from the Negotiation Table
Tundi's Take: In Trade-offs and Choices, There Is One Simple Rule
Perspective: 13 Myths of Marine Spatial Planning
Letters to the Editor: New Media and EBM
EBM Toolbox: Yes, There Are Apps for EBM (Part 2)
New Media and EBM: Using Twitter, YouTube, and Other Tools to Engage the 'Crowd' and Improve Management
Limits of New Media for Ocean Management in Developing Nations
Tundi's Take: Social Media Connects Humans with Ecosystems, Too
More on Habitat Mapping for EBM: Daily Updated Maps to Manage Migratory Species
Perspective: Tips on Communicating about Marine Spatial Planning
Notes & News: US ocean policy - Conservation partnerships - Cumulative impacts - Greening the marine economy
EBM Toolbox: Yes, There Are Apps for EBM (Part 1)
How Detailed Mapping of the Sea Floor Is Informing Ecosystem-Based Management
Improved Seafloor Maps and The Gully
Tundi's Take: The Allure of Fancy Maps - Do They Present False Promises?
Letters to the Editor: Stakeholder Engagement in EBM
EBM Toolbox: Tools for Stakeholder Engagement (Part 2)
Notes & News: Ocean sustainability - European coastal management - US marine data - Coastal governance - Arctic marine EBM - Arabian Gulf ecosystems - EU marine spatial planning - Marine debris forum
Making the Most of Stakeholder Involvement in EBM: Practitioners and Researchers Share their Insights
Tundi's Take: Finding the Right Representatives of Stakeholder Constituencies - an Essential but Challenging Task
Profiles in EBM: Sustaining Ecosystems, Supporting Human Well-Being in The Bahamas
Notes & News: Socio-economic benefits of MSP - Good coastal management practice - Integrating MPAs in MSP
EBM Toolbox: Tools for Stakeholder Engagement
Paying for EBM: Insights on Building Sustainable Financing for EBM over the Long Term
Tundi's Take: Private Sector Investment in EBM Makes Good Business Sense
Making Marine Spatial Plans Adaptable to a Changing Climate: Interview with Robin Craig
Notes & News: Marine extinction event - Integrated coastal zone management - Oceans and sustainable development - Transition to EBFM - Marine conservation ecology
EBM Toolbox: Quantifying, Mapping, and Valuing Ecosystem Services
Making EBM Accessible: Guide Offers User-Friendly Advice on Putting Marine and Coastal EBM into Practice
Defining Ecosystems as an Initial Step in EBM: Experts Discuss the Challenges and Implications
Tundi's Take: Approaching EBM via an Ecosystem Approach
Letter to the Editor: On the Need for Integrated Management
Notes & News: US ocean policy - Upstream problems - MSP economic effect - Tools for MSP - New research center - Communication guidebook - MSP advice - EBM in Caribbean - IUCN newsletter
EBM Toolbox: Using Toolkits for EBM
Integrated Management: What Does It Look Like in Practice?
Tundi's Take: Integration - How Can Something So Simple Be So Confounding?
EBM Perspective: How Far Have We Progressed in 30 Years?
EBM Perspective: Marine Spatial Planning in the Arctic
Science Spotlight: What Are Stable Isotopes, and How Can They Inform Marine EBM?
Notes & News: European MSP - MPA governance - UK regional marine planning
EBM Toolbox: New EBM Tools Database Released
What Role Does Ocean Zoning Play in Marine Spatial Planning?: Viewpoints from the EU, US, and China
Tundi's Take: In Zoning, Beware of Shortcuts Leading to Dead Ends
EBM Perspective: Implementing Integrated EBM at the Interface with Indigenous Knowledge
EBM and Traditional Resource Management in Coastal Canada
Flooding in NE Australia: How Ongoing Monitoring of Flood Plumes Helps in Managing the Great Barrier Reef
Notes & News: EBM in practice - Economic incentives for conservation - Marine and coastal adaptation - Arctic sustainability - MPAs in fisheries management
EBM Toolbox: Is There an App for EBM?
Adaptive Management: What Does It Look Like in Practice?