Comparative Studies of Climate Effects on Polar and Sub-Polar Ecosystems:
 Progress in Observation and Prediction
May 22-26, 2011, Seattle, WA, USA

International Sponsors

Ecosystem Studies of Sub-Arctic Seas (ESSAS)
Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS)
Integrated Marine Biogeochemical Ecosystem Research (IMBER)
International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
North Pacific Marine Science Organization (PICES)
National Sponsors
2. Alaska Fisheries Science Center (NOAA)
3. Arctic Section of NOAA
4. National Science Foundation, Arctic Natural Sciences (NSF)
5. North Pacific Fisheries Management Council (NPFMC)
6. North Pacific Research Board (NPRB)
7. School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, U. Washington (SAFS)
Symposium Convenors
George L. Hunt, Jr.
University of Washington, USA
Ólafur Átthórsson
Marine Research Institute, Iceland
Michio J. Kishi
Hokkaido University, Japan
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Scientific Steering Committee
Kenneth Denman
Institute of Ocean Sciences, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Kenneth Drinkwater
Institute of Marine Science, Norway
Representative of IMBER
Erica Head
Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
George L. Hunt, Jr.
University of Washington, USA
Shin-ichi Ito
Tohoku National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan
Representative of PICES
James Overland
NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, USA
Sei-ichi Saitoh
Hokkaido University, Japan
Michael Sigler
NOAA Alaska Fisheries Science Center, USA
Representative of BEST/BSIERP
Yvonne Walther
Institute of Marine Research, Sweden
Representative of ICES
Paul Wassmann
University of Tromsø, Norway
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Local Committee
PICES Secretariat
George L. Hunt, Jr.
University of Washington, USA
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