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NEW PAPER: A primer for use of genetic tools in selecting and testing the suitability of set-aside sites protected from deep-sea seafloor massive sulfide mining activities

Dear Colleagues

A new VentBase paper has just been published entitled:

“A primer for use of genetic tools in selecting and testing the suitability of set-aside sites protected from deep-sea seafloor massive sulfide mining activities” 52 more words

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ACOPS Dialogue on Deep-Sea Mining

ACOPS Dialogue on Deep-Sea Mining

House of Lords, 3 December 2015

Committee Room 3A, 14:00 – 16:30

To reserve your place at this ACOPS event, please RSVP to acopsadmin@gmail.com. 522 more words

Policy

Global opposition is mounting against the latest environmental abuse – deep sea mining

The world’s oceans are in a bad way, to put it mildly. Decades of overfishing, industrial pollution, plastic waste and threats to basic ecological stability posed by climate change all demonstrate how “humanity is collectively mismanaging the ocean to the brink of collapse,” according to the World Wildlife Fund’s  205 more words

Features

Pacific Deep Sea Minerals Scientific Research Guidelines

The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC)  and the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) of New Zealand have drafted ‘Regional Guidelines for Deep Sea Minerals Scientific Research’. 300 more words

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DEEP OCEAN UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE - PLEASE SIGN

The DOSI working group on CLIMATE CHANGE asks you to please consider signing this urgent message for the UNFCCC (United Nations Framework – Convention on Climate Change) in advance of COP 21.  429 more words

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Mendeley Collection of literature on Deep-Sea Mining

With the generous help of undergraduate biology student Daniëlle de Jonge from the University of Groningen, Netherlands, the DOSI and INDEEP community now have a comprehensive library containing over 200 papers on a variety of aspects of deep-sea mining.  358 more words

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Survey: transparency in the governance of deep-sea mining

Dear members of INDEEP and DOSI,

As part of my (part-time) PhD research at Southampton, I have created a survey on transparency in the governance of deep-sea mining. 126 more words

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