Workshop on Planning Coordinated Research on Ecosystems, Climate, and Policy

in the Northeast

Woods Hole, MA - January 11-13

The purpose of this conference was to produce a guidance document for NOAA on future research topics regarding ecosystems and climate change. Scientists and managers from four topical areas(fisheries, biodiversity conservation, harmful algeal blooms and nutrients and contaniments)gathered for group presentations and break-out sessions. Products include four individual-topic reports (on education and outreach, observations, research and modeling) and one synthesis

The CICOR products and synthesis report can be found at: