A New Imperative for Ocean Observation

As readers of ON&T know, it is the oceans that sustain the planet.

A number of streams, most notably accelerating climate change, have come together in 2021. Collectively, they highlight the continuing importance of comprehensive ocean observation and making data-driven decisions based on these observations. Making these decisions depends on collecting the right data, at the right place, at the right time. This is not a trivial undertaking.

This article was featured in ON&T April 2021. Click here to read the full story.

By George Galdorisis, Director of Strategic Assessments and Technical Futures at the Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific