The Expansion of Low Oxygen Zones in the Global Ocean and Coastal Waters

When:  Feb 21, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (SE)
Associated with  Community Forum
The symposium will address the impact of changes in productivity, biodiversity, and biogeochemical cycles with declining oxygen in the global ocean and coastal waters.

Lectures by:
• Denise Breitburg, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, USA
• Jacob Carstensen, Aarhus University, Denmark
• Christoph Humborg, Stockholm University, Sweden
• Alf Norkko, University of Helsinki, Finland
• Andreas Oschlies, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Germany
• Caroline Slomp, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
• Bess Ward, Princeton University, USA

The symposium is free of charge and open to the public but registration is required for all participants. Limited number of seats. For more information and registration please visit A complete programme will be available in December 2018.

This symposium is funded by Baltic Sea Centre at Stockholm University, BalticSea2020, the Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management and the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.


The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Lilla Frescativägen 4A