Connecting Science and Society

As part of the decadal conference series, OceanObs’19 galvanized the ocean observing community ranging from scientists to end users. OceanObs’19 outcomes and actions seeks to improve response to scientific and societal needs of a fit-for-purpose integrated ocean observing system, for better understanding the environment of the Earth, monitoring climate, and informing adaptation strategies as well as the sustainable use of ocean resources.
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OceanObs’19: Challenge for the Decade and Beyond

| Survey Released | Closes on SEPTEMBER 30

We’re asking the OceanObs community help fill in the gaps of the Living Action Plan.

Many members of our community have not been able to participate in developing the recommendations captured in the Living Action Plan. This survey seeks input on priority elements that may not have been captured in these efforts. For more information on the input, see announcement.


Conference Themes and Global Community Input

OceanObs’19 will continue to develop strategies for a sustained, multidisciplinary and integrated ocean observing system, and better connect user communities and observers. Input (in the form of Community White Papers), helped shape strategy development throughout the conference and for the upcoming decade. The conference and Community White Papers revolved around 10 vital societal benefit themes and the conference objectives

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