Navigation Links
2013 Ocean Health Index shows food provision remains an area of great concern
Date:10/19/2013

greatest impact on industry and policy so their performance on the OHI is important to ocean health, but there was little correlation between their economic performance as measured by gross domestic product (GDP) and their OHI scores. The average score of countries with the 15 highest GDPs was 65 higher than the global average, but still not optimal.

"In its second year now, the OHI demonstrates that the areas with the least human impact have healthier oceans, but it also shows that nations who manage their resources better achieve higher OHI scores," Halpern said. "We depend on the health of the ocean for many benefits, such as food, livelihood and tourism, and the OHI indicates that the condition of these benefits needs to be improved in order to provide a healthy thriving ocean for our children and their children."


'/>"/>

Contact: Julie Cohen
julie.cohen@ia.ucsb.edu
805-893-7220
University of California - Santa Barbara
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Breaking deep-sea waves reveal mechanism for global ocean mixing
2. Climate change will upset vital ocean chemical cycles
3. New ocean forecast could help predict fish habitat 6 months in advance
4. Ocean fish acquire more mercury at depth
5. Epic ocean voyages of baby corals revealed
6. Newly discovered ocean plume could be major source of iron
7. Study finds novel worm community affecting methane release in ocean
8. Newly discovered bacterial partnership changes ocean chemistry
9. Seafood menus from Hawaii reflect long-term ocean changes
10. Global investigation reveals true scale of ocean warming
11. Rapid upper ocean warming linked to declining aerosols
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
2013 Ocean Health Index shows food provision remains an area of great concern
(Date:6/24/2015)... , June 24, 2015 This report ... over the next six years. It contains an analysis ... industry, along with their impact from the short, medium, ... also discusses the industry, market, and technology trends that ... the need of concerned authorities to efficiently manage the ...
(Date:6/24/2015)... Switzerland , June 24, 2015 ... partnership with emerging biometric password solution one face ... one face in, entering ... a ground-breaking and affordable multifactor-authentication biometric answer to ... recognition technology, provided in partnership with KeyLemon, one ...
(Date:6/23/2015)... 2015   Valencell, a leader in ... a recent study that illustrates its PerformTek biometric ... activity. In a study conducted at Valencell,s Biometric ... the Apple Watch against a chest strap – ... activity. The study demonstrated that Valencell,s biometric technology ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Automatic Identification System Market by Class, by Platform, by Application and by Geography - Global Forecasts & Analysis to 2014 - 2020 2KeyLemon Announces Partnership With Biometric Password Solution onefacein 2Valencell Delivers Breakthrough Heart Rate Accuracy on the Wrist 2Valencell Delivers Breakthrough Heart Rate Accuracy on the Wrist 3
... led by a Texas A&M University professor have discovered ... more than 4,200 years old, making them among the ... by Brendan Roark of Texas A&M,s College of Geosciences, ... Australian National University in Canberra, have had their work ...
... the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and ... detect and monitor the tiny amount of light reflected ... microscope probe, and in so doing has demonstrated a ... under ambient conditions. Their recently reported work* potentially affects ...
... bacteria have learned to manipulate the proportion of females ... have mapped the entire genome of a bacterium that ... findings, published in PNAS, reveal extremely high frequencies of ... future it is hoped that it will be possible ...
Cached Biology News:4,000-year-old coral beds among world's oldest living things, prof says 2Making a point: Picoscale stability in a room-temperature AFM 2Gene exchange common among sex-manipulating bacteria 2
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... ... that does not sacrifice selectivity to achieve faster flow rates in comparison to ... pores with significant open space to allow easy liquid flow while trapping particulates ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... ... Matrix Marketing Group, LLC , a leading provider of performance-based marketing ... its account management department as vice president of client services. Amanda Gregory joins ... and delivery expertise to the growing Matrix Marketing Group team in Denver, Colorado. ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... , June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - RepliCel ... clinical stage regenerative medicine company focused on the ... first participant in its Phase 1/2 clinical trial ... chronic unilateral Achilles tendinosis, has been enrolled and ... intra-tendon ultrasound-guided injections. RCT-01 is comprised of non-bulbar ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... June 30, 2015 , ... ... prior to launching SmartArch — a revolutionary new archwire that allows orthodontists to ... further clinical evidence of the efficacy of SmartArch. “We’re thrilled about taking SmartArch ...
Breaking Biology Technology:New Nanofiber Membrane Provides Fast, Efficient Filtration 2Matrix Marketing Group Expands Client Services Team 2RepliCel Life Sciences Enrolls First Participant in Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of RCT-01 for Chronic Achilles Tendinosis 2RepliCel Life Sciences Enrolls First Participant in Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of RCT-01 for Chronic Achilles Tendinosis 3RepliCel Life Sciences Enrolls First Participant in Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of RCT-01 for Chronic Achilles Tendinosis 4New case studies for SmartArch orthodontic archwire paves way to product launch later this year 2
... , - Forty-five Prestigious Journals to be ... Elsevier, a leading publisher of scientific, technical and ... journals,from Elsevier Masson will be available on ScienceDirect ... de Radiologie, Journal de Chirurgie and,La Press Medicale, ...
... commercial viability in todays increasingly eco-conscious society, but despite ... how the fuel-cells central component the proton exchange ... team of researchers at the U.S. Department of Energys ... the best explanation to date for the membranes structure ...
... PPD, Inc. (Nasdaq:,PPDI) will release its fiscal year 2008 ... closes. The release will be available on,the PPD Web ... On Wednesday, January 9, 2008, at 9:00 a.m. ... webcast to discuss its financial guidance for,fiscal year 2008. ...
Cached Biology Technology:ScienceDirect to Host French-Language Journals from Elsevier Masson 2ScienceDirect to Host French-Language Journals from Elsevier Masson 3Ames Laboratory researchers solve fuel-cell membrane structure conundrum 2PPD Announces 2008 Financial Guidance Webcast and Conference Call 2
Human RXR beta/NR2B2 MAb (Clone H7341) Keywords: RXRbeta, RXRbeta, Retinoid X Receptor beta...
Human SOST Affinity Purified Polyclonal Ab...
BOND ELUT MATRIX-C18, 25 mg ...
Prepared from plasminogen by activation with immobilized human uPA...
Biology Products: