These sessions are aimed at convening conversations among knowledge holders, scientists, practitioners, and community members in the Northeast Pacific region. We highlight timely topics and advances in ocean science through the lens of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, grounded in the interests and priorities of coastal communities.
Global best practices and BC recommendations for MPA Network Monitoring
Join the Ocean Decade Collaborative Center for the Northeast Pacific and Nature United for a preview of Nature United's latest report, Best Practices and Procedures for Operationalizing Marine Protected Area Network Monitoring: Synthesis of Global Insights and Recommendations for British Columbia’s Northern Shelf Bioregion to learn from international examples and recommendations for the newly established Northern Shelf Bioregion MPA Network.
Kelp Farming: Promises, Pitfalls, and What We Still Don’t Know
Join Hakai Magazine and the Ocean Decade Collaborative Center for the Northeast Pacific for a panel discussion about the environmental and social benefits of the rapidly growing kelp farming industry—and what questions remain.