Polar science: bid for freely accessible biodiversity archive
Danis, Bruno; Griffiths, Huw J.. 2009 Polar science: bid for freely accessible biodiversity archive. Nature, 458 (7240). 830. 10.1038/458830bFull text not available from this repository.
The Southern Ocean is of unique ecological, biogeographic and political interest, as noted by your Editorial 'The way ahead for polar science' (Nature 457, 1057; 2009). Given the rate and potential catastrophic impact of global change on the Antarctic marine ecosystem, we agree that it is vital to have a mechanism for the exchange of relevant scientific information. Information about Antarctic marine biodiversity has to be widely published, instantly accessible and thoroughly checked, in order to enable timely, science-based management.
|Item Type:||Publication - Article|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI):||10.1038/458830b|
|Programmes:||BAS Programmes > Global Science in the Antarctic Context (2005-2009) > Biodiversity, Functions, Limits and Adaptation from Molecules to Ecosystems|
|NORA Subject Terms:||Marine Sciences
Ecology and Environment
Data and Information
|Date made live:||20 Oct 2010 12:50|
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