Addressing Ocean Acidification

West Coast Ocean Acidification and Hypoxia Science Panel publishes article describing potential management actions and science needs for addressing local acidification. Check out the article to learn more about the next steps in addressing ocean acidification.

Management action at regional to local scales can lessen the exposure to or limit the impacts of ocean acidification.

Despite the diverse categories of decision-makers with a role to play in responding to OA, some commonalities emerge in their information needs, including comprehensive monitoring programs and a range of models that identify areas that are most and least vulnerable to future changes due to OA.

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