A snapshot of ocean acidification research

Posted on EPOCA: 03 Jul 2013

 This special issue compiles 37 manuscripts investigating the biological impacts and societal relevance of ocean acidification. It includes important considerations regarding experimental design, new methods and how ocean acidification science can contribute to society through education and socioeconomic assessment. Altogether, this special issue constitutes a snapshot of recent ocean acidification research. This paper aims at summarizing the key findings and highlights future challenges and research priorities.


Dupont S. & Pörtner H.-O., in press. A snapshot of ocean acidification research. Marine Biology. Article.