Frontiers in Marine Science Special IssueExternal

Call Overview

Call Category: Review/Authors

Opening: September 24, 2019
Closing: March 23, 2020

Frontiers Journal have issued a call for the submisison of abstracts and manuscripts for a special issue whose research topic relates to the Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) project. This project is an interdisciplinary global environmental change research network with the mission to "Promote integrated marine research and enable capabilities for developing and implementing ocean sustainability options within and across the natural and social sciences, and communicate relevant information and knowledge needed by society to secure sustainable, productive and healthy oceans." 

The research topic is looking for submissions (including perspective and opinion papers, policy briefs, original research articles and reviews) related to any of the following three interconnected IMBeR objectives:

  • Understanding and quantifying the state and variability of marine ecosystems
  • Improving scenarios, predictions and projections of future ocean-human systems at multiple scales
  • Improving and achieving sustainable ocean governance

Follow the link for further details on the research topic and to submit abstracts and manuscripts. 

The deadline for abstracts is 23 November 2019. The deadline for manuscripts is 23 March 2020.