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  • Writer's pictureAustin Pugh

OA News (You Could Use), November 14th, 2022

Here are some of the latest happenings in the world of ocean acidification in Canada and beyond!


Upcoming and Current Events: 1. Upcoming from the GOA-ON webinar series featuring Canadian scientists Dr. Mohamed Ahmed:

Click the image to sign up for the webinar!

2. COP27 Ocean Pavilion (Until November 18th):

The following is quoted text about the ocean pavilion from the COP27 website:

This online platform is dedicated to raising the visibility of the ocean and showcasing why the ocean matters in climate negotiations and to all life on our planet. It aims to increase knowledge, commitment and action for the ocean-climate nexus during and at key events in the run up to the UN Climate Conference (COP27) in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt this November.

Join the conversation by joining the pavilion by clicking here!

3. MEOPAR Annual Network Meeting: This meeting will be held virtually with sessions taking place throughout dates of November 22, 24, 28 & 30, 2022. The official call for abstracts deadline is on October 14th, 2022. If you wish to submit an abstract or learn more about this meeting check out the MEOPAR website by clicking here. 4. Coastal Zone Canada Biennial Conference: Quoted text from CZC website: The conference theme is “Connecting Canadians with the Coast”. As Canada’s national conference for coastal zone management professionals, we invite you to come and connect to share our passion for advancing scientific and traditional knowledge, engineering, social and policy awareness and best practices of coastal zone management issues across Canada. Our conference will emphasize the increasing importance of building a greater connection to our oceans and coastal zone environments as we address hazards associated with a changing climate and increasing development and resource pressures. The first call for abstracts is open! Click here for more information and/or to submit an abstract! In the News: Title: COP27: Canadian delegation set to talk about oceans’ role in fighting climate change

Source: Global News

New Paper of Interest:

Bonnet, S., Benavides, M., Le Moigne, F.A.C. et al. Diazotrophs are overlooked contributors to carbon and nitrogen export to the deep ocean. ISME J (2022). The OA CoP at the 5TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON THE OCEAN IN A HIGH CO2 WORLD: All presentations from this conference have temporarily been posted on the Symposium High CO2-Lima YouTube channel here. These videos will be featured on the channel until November 25th, don't miss out! Did you attend this meeting and want to still be part of the conversation? Check out the continuation of the conversation hosted on the OAIE here!


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