Peter Ricketts' OpEd on State of the Oceans
Dr. Ricketts, University President, and member of the Earth and Environmental Science Department recently attended the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP23) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, Germany, where there was a series of events to promote the importance of oceans in the international dialogue and negotiations on global climate change. Following the conference he published an opinion piece in the Chronicle Herald entitled "The world’s oceans desperately need our help". The full article can be read on the Chronicle Herald website. He plans to do an expanded article for an upcoming publication on Oceans.