New measures of ocean health

A working group is developing new measures of ocean health through the lens of the benefits provided to people, also known as ecosystem services. These scientists are partnering with a larger group of collaborators to develop an Ocean Health Index (OHI) at regional and global scales. The OHI and its associated set of indicators are intended to inform goal-setting, policy development, monitoring, identification of funding priorities, and public awareness.

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