This publication consists of (I) a report produced at the meeting which summarizes what is known, what is not known, what is currently being done and what needs to be done in order to improve our current understanding of the role of the oceans in the climate system and to reduce the uncertainties in predicting climate and (11) a scientific background document (The Ocean and Climate Change), prepared by the IOC Secretariat with inputs from WMO and UN (OALOS) which assesses the current state of understanding of the ocean’s role in climate change as well as our present capability to detect, monitor and predict changes.
Collection(s) and Series: Technical Series- No. 38
Language(s): English, French, Spanish
Format: Digital (Free) (ill.)