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A Century of Ecosystem Science: Planning Long-Term Research in the Gulf of Alaska

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A Century of Ecosystem Science

Planning Long-Term Research in the Gulf of Alaska(2002)
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This report provides guidance to the Gulf Ecosystem Monitoring (GEM) program to help ensure that it is based on a a science plan that is robust, far-reaching, and scientifically sound. The report commends the Trustee Council for its foresight in setting aside funds to create a trust fund to provide long-term research support; it notes that the GEM program offers an unparalleled opportunity to increase understanding of how large marine ecosystems function and change over time. The report outlines elements of a sound long-term science plan, including conceptual foundation, scope and geographic focus, organizational structure, community involvement, data and information management, and synthesis, modeling, and evaluation.

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National Research Council. 2002. A Century of Ecosystem Science: Planning Long-Term Research in the Gulf of Alaska. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.https://doi.org/10.17226/10469.

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108 pages |6 x 9
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  • Paperback: 978-0-309-08473-4
  • Ebook: 978-0-309-16922-6
DOI: https://doi.org/10.17226/10469
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