Third Report on Federally Funded Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Activities Released
Report Summarizes Federal Activities and Spending on Ocean Acidification in FY 12 and 13
In mid-April 2015, the Third Report on Federally Funded Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Activities, a biennial report to Congress for Fiscal Years 2012 and 2013, was released. This report was produced by the Interagency Working Group on Ocean Acidification of the Subcommittee on Ocean Science and Technology, under the auspices of the National Science and Technology Council’s Committee on Environment, Natural Resources, and Sustainability. The report summarizes federally funded ocean-acidification research and monitoring activities; provides expenditures for these activities; and describes the recent release of the Strategic Plan for Federal Research and Monitoring of Ocean Acidification.