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  • Writer's pictureAustin Pugh

OA News (You Could Use), November 21st, 2022

Here are some of the latest happenings in the world of ocean acidification in Canada and beyond! Upcoming and Current Events:

1. MEOPAR Annual Network Meeting (Starts Tomorrow!): This free 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.

2. Upcoming from the GOA-ON webinar series featuring Canadian scientists Dr. Mohamed Ahmed:

Click the image to sign up for the webinar! Join the conversation by joining the pavilion by clicking here!

3. 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!


Check out one of MEOPAR's latest articles: "MEOPAR Sets Course For The Future, Adding New Leadership" and meet the new leadership team including OA CoP Co-Lead Brent Else!

Click here to read the article.

New Paper of Interest: Vlaminck, E., Cepeda, E., Moens, T., & Van Colen, C. (2022). Ocean acidification modifies behaviour of shelf seabed macrofauna: A laboratory study on two ecosystem engineers, Abra Alba and Lanice Conchilega. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 151831.

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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