In an effort to explore and develop international community interest for a potential future “Biogeotraces-like” program to study the microbial biological and chemical oceanography of the oceans, a working group of 28 scientists from 9 nations met in Woods Hole in November 2018. There was strong interest in continuing this effort among the international participants, who agreed to act as ambassadors to communicate these discussions to their respective national communities. Please join us in building community support for this effort. The workshop report is here

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Upcoming Events:

  • Come to the Biogeoscapes Ocean Sciences Meeting Sessions in San Diego, CA (Feb 17-21, 2020) on Thursday, and Friday, and Posters on Thursday February 20-21.
  • A US National Biogeoscapes Workshop supported by OCB is being planned for October 14-17 2020, stay tuned for more information.

Recent Activities:

  • National Community Interest Meetings have occurred in Japan, the UK, Canada, China, and France. Meeting summaries to be posted soon.


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