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Ocean Acidification Summary for Policymakers now available in German

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Ozeanversauerung Zusammenfassung für EntscheidungsträgerPDF (pdf, 6.3 MB)

(Ocean Acidification Summary for Policymakers German Language version)

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A German version of the Ocean Acidification summary for policymakers has now been published by BIOACID (German programme on Biological Impacts of Ocean Acidification).



This summary for policymakers reports on the state of scientific knowledge on ocean acidification, based on the latest research presented at The Third Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World, held in Monterey, California, in September 2012. 


The summary for policymakers was produced by IGBPSCOR and IOC-UNESCO in 2013.


BIOACID press release.



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