This is the first meeting in the IGBP-SCOR Fast Track Initiative entitled "Atmospheric CO2 and Ocean Biogeochemistry: Modern Observations and Past Experiences".
The PAGES Paleo-Ocean Acidification Working Group emerged out of this initiative.
To produce a position statement in the form of a Science Policy Briefing to be presented to major players and stakeholders- To foster new international research programs- To develop a communication strategy in relation to this key topic.
28th and 29th - Overview talks in the morning, break-out sessions in the afternoon.
30th - Split into two task teams to: 1. Draft Science Policy Briefing, and 2. Prepare new Science Program Proposal.