The EBM Toolbox: Tools for ocean zoning

Editor's note: The goal of The EBM Toolbox is to promote awareness of software tools for facilitating EBM processes, and to provide advice on using those tools effectively. It is brought to you by the EBM Tools Network (www.ebmtools.org), a voluntary alliance of...

EBM Perspective: Ocean Zoning is Inevitable

Editor's note: Elliott Norse is president of Marine Conservation Biology Institute, a marine conservation NGO. By Elliott A. Norse Until the 1990s, scientists and policy-makers generally perceived the sea as the Earth's bountiful "last frontier", so...