Benthic biodiversity in the South Orkney Islands Southern Shelf Marine Protected Area

  title={Benthic biodiversity in the South Orkney Islands Southern Shelf Marine Protected Area},
  author={M. Brasier and S. Grant and P. Trathan and L. Allcock and Oliver S. Ashford and H. Blagbrough and A. Brandt and B. Danis and R. Downey and M. El{\'e}aume and P. Enderlein and C. Ghiglione and O. Hogg and K. Linse and M. Mackenzie and C. Moreau and L. Robinson and E. Rodr{\'i}guez and V. Spiridonov and A. Tate and Michelle L Taylor and Chantal Waller and H. Wiklund and H. Griffiths},
  pages={19 - 5}
ABSTRACT The South Orkney Islands Southern Shelf (SOISS) Marine Protected Area (MPA) was the first MPA to be designated entirely within the high seas and is managed under the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR). To assist with research and monitoring of the MPA, an international expedition (‘SO-AntEco’) was undertaken in the austral summer of 2016 to contribute towards a better understanding of selected benthic habitats within the region. The benthic… Expand
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  • Salomé Fabri‐Ruiz, Bruno Danis, Nicolas Navarro, P. Koubbi, Rémi Laffont, Thomas Saucède
  • Medicine, Environmental Science
  • Global change biology
  • 2020
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