Census of Marine Life
The Census of Marine Life is a global network of scientists and marine professionals in more than 80 countries engaged in a 10 year study to assess and explain the diversity, distribution and abundance of life in the oceans. A full report, entitled Census of Marine Life—Past, Present and Future has a planned publishing date of 2010. Informative news releases posted on the COML Web site are posted routinely for readers to track the progress of the census.
- Office of Marine Programs University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography South Ferry Road Narragansett, RI 02882 USA