Global Ocean Ecosystems Dynamics and Climate Change

Report on Climate Change and Carrying Capacity of the North Pacific Ecosystem

Report Number 15

May 1996

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Table of Contents

Executive Summary


Workshop Structure and Summary

Overview of Physical Oceanographic Features

Biological Setting

Breakout Session 1 -- Climate Change Scenarios

Breakout Session 2 -- Regime Shifts and Decadal Shifts

Breakout Session 3 -- Carrying Capacity

Breakout Session 4 -- Modeling

Breakout Session 5 -- Technology

Breakout Session 6 -- Spatial and Temporal Scales

Regional Breakout Sessions


Appendix 1 -- Climate Context

Appendix 2 -- List of Participants