Embedding the science of tipping points in ocean management

Ocean Tipping Points Project Overview

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In this four year project, we are studying ocean tipping points in order to develop practical tools to help managers predict, avoid or recover from abrupt ecosystem shifts. 

Meet the Teams Working Together From Afar

This collaboration brings together government, non-profit and academic partners with diverse expertise - natural and social scientists, law and policy experts, and managers, each offering a critical piece of the puzzle.

2014 AGU Ocean Sciences Meeting

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Ocean Tipping Points team member Ashley Erickson presented at the 2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii about the importance of two-way communication between science and policy.