Coastal managers in California are tasked with the important but daunting job is preparing their communities for climate change impacts including coastal flooding, cliff erosion and damage to offshore ecosystems. To help them, COS has prepared a Coastal Issues chapter, part of the new "Assessment of Climate Change in the Southwestern United States."
In a recent week-long course
organized by the Center for Ocean Solutions (COS) as a part of their MARINE
program, graduate students from several Monterey Bay and Pacific Island
institutions worked together to learn and finely tune critical skills needed to
lead transformative change.
An international symposium on the cutting-edge topic of dynamic marine conservation is drawing experts from around the globe to Stanford Law School in May. Cosponsored by COS, the two-day event is sold out.
Like their warrior ancestors, leaders of many
Pacific island nations have been venturing onto the world stage in an effort to
safeguard their countries as the impact of climate change becomes more
You are invited to join over 3,000 scientists worldwide in a call to governments to protect coral reefs for future generations. The Scientific Consensus Statement was drafted by the Climate Change and Corals working group, a collaboration of 20 eminent scientists from the international community, organized last year by the Center for Ocean Solutions. It will be announced at ICRS in Cairns, Australia on 8 July.