Ocean Acidification in Washington State: From Knowledge to Action

In 2012, Washington state’s leading scientists, industry and conservation representatives, and state, local, federal, and tribal policymakers came together under the Washington State Blue Ribbon Panel (the Panel) on Ocean Acidification in response to poorly understood but drastic changes in marine chemistry that had caused dramatic shellfish hatchery production failures in Puget Sound.

The Panel reviewed the current state of knowledge on ocean acidification and developed a comprehensive, science-based strategy for action set forth in its seminal 2012 report
Ocean Acidification: From Knowledge to Action.

Click here to read the Executive Summary.

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