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Institutional coordination of global ocean observations

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A sustainable global ocean observation system requires timely implementation of the framework for ocean observing. The recent Qingdao Global Ocean Summit highlighted the need for a more coherent institutional response to maintain an integrated ocean-observing system.

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Figure 1: A global ocean observation framework.

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    In the Commentary 'Institutional coordination of global ocean observations' (Nature Clim. Change 5, 4-6; 2015) ref. 18 was omitted from the reference list. This has been corrected after print 7 January 2015.


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Cai, W., Avery, S., Leinen, M. et al. Institutional coordination of global ocean observations. Nature Clim Change 5, 4–6 (2015).

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