Ocean Health Index

Founding Year: 2011

Staff: 4

Budget:

Ben Halpern (Lead Scientist)

It is a “tool for the ongoing assessment of ocean health”, which helps to “inform decisions about how to use or protect marine ecosystems” by “providing a means to advance comprehensive ocean policy and compare future progress.” The collaborative effort is “made possible through contributions from more than 65 scientists/ocean experts and partnerships between organizations including the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Sea Around Us, Conservation International, National Geographic, and the New England Aquarium.”

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Ocean Health Index contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


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