*Fields with blue stars on the form below are mandatory and must be completed.

If you have any questions regarding your submission, please contact either your group committee chair or Jeanette Gann at Jeanette.gann@noaa.gov.

 If possible, the text of your contribution should include the following:

  •  Description of environmental time series observation (ETSO):  A description of the ETSO including reference to methods, locating coordinates or polygon (decimal), and how the ETSO is useful for understanding climate change or its impacts.
  • Status and trends:  The historical trends and current status of the ETSO in relation to base period (Suggested: average 2009 – 2016, if available, or other appropriate base period to illustrate trend)
  • Factors influencing observed trends:  Potential causes for observed trends and current status
  • Implications:  Briefly answer these questions:  What are the implications or impacts of the observed trends on the ecosystem or ecosystem components? What do the trends mean?  Why are they important? How can this information be used to inform policy maker’s decisions?

List of submissions to date: https://www.afsc.noaa.gov/ABL/EMA/PICES_NPESR-SubmissionsToDate.csv

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