AMAP Assessment 2018: Arctic Ocean Acidification.
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Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP)
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This assessment report presents the results of the 2018 Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) assessment of Arctic Ocean Acidification. This is the second such assessment dealing with ocean acidification from an Arcticwide perspective, and complements several assessments that AMAP has delivered over past years concerning the effects of climate change on Arctic ecosystems and people. The main objectives of this assessment were to: •• Update the understanding of chemical and biological responses to ocean acidification since the first Arctic Ocean acidification assessment in 2013. •• Evaluate how ecological frameworks may respond to ocean acidification. •• Research socioeconomic and cultural consequences of ocean acidification at selected case study regions. •• Report on how Arctic Ocean acidification may impact on downstream global systems. •• Deliver guidance for management of change. AMAP is a group working under the Arctic Council. The Arctic Council Min.....
PublisherArctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP)
Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)14.3
Essential Ocean Variables (EOV)Inorganic carbon
Best Practice TypeManual (incl. handbook, guide, cookbook etc)
Spatial CoverageArctic Region
CitationArctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (2018) AMAP Assessment 2018: Arctic Ocean Acidification. Tromsø, Norway, Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), 187pp. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.25607/OBP-783
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