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Webinar: Shifting MPAs for conservation and fisheries under a changing climate
Tuesday, 23 March 2021, 1:00
Tuesday, March 23, 2021. 1:00 PM Eastern. Webinar: Shifting MPAs for conservation and fisheries under a changing climate. Talya ten Brink, NOAA; Tu Nguyen, Ocean Nexus Center; Anne Mook, Nazarbayev University; Sarah Roberts, Duke University; Juliano Palacios- Abrantes, University of British Columbia. Sponsored by NOAA National MPA Center and OCTO. More information here.
Description: Marine species are shifting their distribution towards colder waters because of climate change, potentially compromising the benefits and management objectives of currently established Marine Protected Areas (MPAs). Therefore, it remains unclear what the long-term effectiveness of MPAs for conservation, fisheries, and reliant communities is under a changing climate.