Oceanography

Oceanography (compound of the Greek words ὠκεανός meaning "ocean" and γράφω meaning "write"), also known as oceanology, is the study of the physical and biological aspects of the ocean. It is an important Earth science, which covers a wide range of topics, including ecosystem dynamics; ocean currents, waves, and geophysical fluid dynamics; plate tectonics and the geology of the sea floor; and fluxes of various chemical substances and physical properties within the ocean and across its boundaries. These diverse topics reflect multiple disciplines that oceanographers blend to further knowledge of the world ocean and understanding of processes within: astronomy, biology, …

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World Bank Group · 7 June 2024 English

Over the last two decades, the Government of Egypt (GOE) has pursued its sustainable and resilient development. The Ministry of Environment (MOE) has improved the governance framework and promoted new …

Hamoud, President of National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries. Constructive comments on the


Policy Press · 6 June 2024 English

On World Oceans Day, Ryan MacNeil discusses the crucial role that the public sector can play in ocean-saving technology. Such innovations must not be left purely to the private sector. …


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

response to tidal sediment transport, based on the oceanography assessment. The significance of this impact


IMF: International Monetary Fund · 24 May 2024 English

Using a comprehensive drought measure and a panel autoregressive distributed lag model, the paper finds that worsening drought conditions can result in long-term scarring of real GDP per capita growth …

Ethiopia.” Tellus A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, Volume 72, 2020 - Issue 1, Pages 1-18. Tirivarombo


PPIC: Public Policy Institute of California · 21 May 2024 English

Conceptual Model for Climate Effects on Aquatic Ecosystems and Native Biodiversity An essential first step in the development of a climate adaptation plan for freshwater biota in California is to …

Francisco State University, Woods Hole Institute of Oceanography.  Environmental groups: CalTrout, River Partners


EU: European Union · 21 May 2024 English

The impact of climate change is most acute at Earth’s polar regions. The Arctic and Antarctica are warming rapidly, with dramatic consequences for not only the local environment, but the …

together researchers from Earth system science, oceanography, fisheries science, ecology, social sciences gathered experts from Earth system science, oceanography, fisheries science and ecology to study these


Global CSS Institute · 14 May 2024 English

To address such risks, pipelines and ancillary equipment are designed to minimize the Pipeline infrastructure in the US is supported by a well- risk of skin contact, and careful consideration …

David Keeling of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in 1958. (Source: NOAA, 2023a) Messaging from


EU: European Union · 7 May 2024 English

Alternative proteins are of increasing interest in terms of their potential to improve food security and reduce the environmental impacts of food and feed production. This study assesses the current …

aquaculture: A circular economy approach’. Oceanography (2022) 35, 2:26– 34, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog aquaculture: A circular economy approach'. Oceanography 35, 2, 2022 https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog


EU: European Union · 6 May 2024 English

Eutrophication of surface water bodies is the most significant water quality problem worldwide. The EU has developed an extensive regulatory and policy framework to protect the environment from nutrient pollution. …

trophic state index for lakes, Limnology and Oceanography, Vol. 22, 1977, pp. 361-369. Dodds, W.K.


IJC: International Joint Commission · 6 May 2024 English

• Including HABs in the LBMWQ study is designed to protect the health of the members of the public whose drinking water source is the Great Lakes, as well as …

coastal and offshore Lake Michigan. Limnology and Oceanography, 66(8), pp.3162-3175. Corsi, S., De Cicco, L


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