A new European Marine Board (EMB) Future Science Brief No. 3 entitled “Strengthening Europe's Capability in Biological Ocean Observations” has just been published
It calls for an increase in the relevance of current (and future) European biological ocean observation capacity to strengthen global efforts towards our understanding of the ocean and enhance marine biodiversity conservation, for maintaining a healthy ocean for healthy societies.
publication can be downloaded from here, and a factsheet
for policy makers can be found here. The publication is
an official output of the European Marine Board, a strategic pan-European Forum
with members including key marine research performing institutes, funding
agencies and university consortia.