Posted by: chrislortie | August 16, 2012

Ocean Health Index

This is definitely novel synthesis. Here is the link to a really fascinating index that integrates both human and environmental condition estimates to provide a composite score of ocean health. It is also organized by public goals such as food provision, carbon storage, and provides a score for each. Canada beats Norway, Finland, and Belgium. Here is the link to the full details in Nature and the news reports.

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