Call for Abstracts for Supplemental Issue on Ocean Observing for Societal Benefit
GEO Blue Planet is organizing a supplemental issue for the Journal of Operational Oceanography titled “Ocean Observing for Societal Benefit”. This supplemental issue will focus on end-to-end case studies of ocean observations being used to benefit various sectors of society. Submissions may include, but are not limited to coastal communities; health ecosystems and food security; the blue economy; and maritime awareness. Submissions by interdisciplinary teams (e.g. natural scientists, economists, social scientists, etc.) are encouraged. Abstracts (maximum length of 250 words) should be submitted by 15 October 2017 via this link. Additional instructions for manuscript submission can be found here.