Beyond the Last Frontier: The Deep Ocean and Why It Matters
July 10, 2018 at 6 pm Eastern / 3 pm Pacific
Lisa Levin, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
The deep ocean below 200 meters represents over 90% of the habitable space on this plant. This presentation will consider what is special about deep-sea ecosystems and how human interests and impacts are affecting them. The importance of understanding, conserving and managing deep-ocean ecosystems will be highlighted.