ESSAS - Ecosystem Studies of Subarctic and Arctic Seas

Third RACArctic (Resilience and adaptive capacity of Arctic marine systems under a changing climate) meeting

Participants during the third RACArctic writing workshop from 6-8 March 2018, in Tromsø, Norway. Left to right (back row): Benjamin Planque, Franz Mueter, Allan Haynie, Sei-Ichi Saitoh, Yutaka Watanuki, Joji Morishita, Arne Eide and Taro Osabe.  Left to right (front row): Irene Alabia, Naomi Harada, Ken Drinkwater and Natsuhiko Otsuka.  (Not in photo: George Hunt and Fujio Ohnishi.)

The third RACArctic meeting was held at Institute of Marine Research in Tromso, Norway, from 6-8 March 2018. The meeting was attended by 14 participants from Japan, US, and Norway and was primarily focused on rigorous discussion as to the contents and structure of the peer-reviewed publications, which are being prepared as one of the main outputs of this 3-year project.      

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For any questions about ESSAS or further information please contact any of the ESSAS Co-chairs

Benjamin Planque
Institute of Marine Research, Bergen, Norway

Franz Mueter
University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA

Naomi Harada
Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
Kashiwa, Japan