Chairs: Kirsten Holsman (USA, PICES) Shan Xiujuan (People’s Republic of China, PICES)Christian Möllmann (Germany, ICES)Mark Payne (Denmark, ICES)
There is no other topic in the history of PICES or ICES that has had a more serious need for cooperation on a marine science issue of global significance. ICES and PICES must respond to the need for credible, objective and innovative science advice on the impacts of climate change on marine ecosystems. This advice will foster management and policies that will preserve these resources and habitats for the benefit of future generations.
The objectives of the initiative are:
SICCME has played a large part in The Effects of Climate Change on the World's Ocean symposia series. Click on the picture above for details of the most recent event.