Oceanography The Official Magazine of
The Oceanography Society

Volume 12 | Number 3 | 1999

Special Issue: Census of Marine Life

On the Cover: 3D Sonar systems have the capability of resolving both abundance and animal positions in their field of view. (Artist: Jo Griffith, Scripps Institution of Oceanography)
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SPECIAL ISSUE FEATURES

The Diversity of Fishes: The Known and Unknown
Nierenberg, W.A. 1999. The diversity of fishes: The known and unknown. Oceanography 12(3):6–7, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.01.

Technology Workshop for a Census of Marine Life
Jaffe, J.S.. 1999. Technology Workshop for a Census of Marine Life. Oceanography 12(3):8–11, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.02.

A Global Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS) for the Census of Marine Life
Grassle, J.F., and K.I. Stocks. 1999. A Global Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS) for the Census of Marine Life. Oceanography 12(3):12–14, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.03.

Censusing Non-Fish Nekton
Levi, C., G. Stone, and J.R. Schubel. 1999. Censusing non-fish nekton. Oceanography 12(3):15–18, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.04.

Assessing the Global Distribution and Abundance of Marine Organisms
Bradley, D.L. 1999. Assessing the global distribution and abundance of marine organisms. Oceanography 12(3):19–20, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.05.

The ICES Census of the Fishes Workshop
Bannister, C. 1999. The ICES Census of the Fishes Workshop. Oceanography 12(3):21–23, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.06.

Electronic Marine Animal Tagging: New Frontier in Ocean Science
Stone, G., J. Schubel, and H. Tausig. 1999. Electronic marine animal tagging: New frontier in ocean science. Oceanography 12(3):24–27, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.07.

On the History of Marine Fisheries: Report of the Woods Hole Workshop
Steele, J.H., and M. Schumacher. 1999. On the History of Marine Fisheries: Report of the Woods Hole Workshop. Oceanography 12(3):28–29, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.08.

Toward Remote Species Identification
Parrish, J.K. 1999. Toward remote species identification. Oceanography 12(3):30–32, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.09.

A Biological WOCE
McGowan, J.A. 1999. A biological WOCE. Oceanography 12(3):33–34, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.10.

Environmental and Advocacy Implications of a Proposed Global "Census of the Fishes"
Duval, M.A., and D.N. Rader. 1999. Environmental and advocacy implications of a proposed global “Census of the Fishes.” Oceanography 12(3):35–38, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.11.

Census of Marine Life: Fishing Industry Perspectives
Lassen, T.J. 1999. Census of Marine Life: Fishing industry perspectives. Oceanography 12(3):39–40, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.12.

Assessing the Global Distribution and Abundance of Marine Life: Summary of a Workshop Sponsored by the Sloan Foundation and the Office of Naval Research, January 13–15, 1998, Monterey, California
Alldredge, A.L., D.L. Bradley, D. Butterworth, and J.H. Steele (Workshop Steering Committee). 1999. Assessing the global distribution and abundance of marine life: Summary of a workshop sponsored by the Sloan Foundation and the Office of Naval Research, January 13–15, 1998, Monterey, California. Oceanography 12(3):41–46, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.13.

On Cruise Tracks for a Global Census of Marine Life
Caddy, J.F., and F. Carocci. 1999. On cruise tracks for a global Census of Marine Life. Oceanography 12(3):47–52, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.14.

DEPARTMENTS

QUARTERDECK • Do We Know What We Don't Know?
Spinrad, R.W. 1999. Quarterdeck: Do we know what we don’t know? Oceanography 12(3):2, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.15.

FROM THE PRESIDENT • Challenges Great & Small
Brink, K. 1999. President’s column: Challenges great & small. Oceanography 12(3):3, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.16.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR • Toward a Census of Marine Life
Ausubel, J.H. 1999. Guest editorial: Toward a Census of Marine Life. Oceanography 12(3):4–5, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.17.

BOOK REVIEW • Data Analysis Methods in Physical Oceanography
Plueddemann, A. 1999. Review of Data Analysis Methods in Physical Oceanography, by W.J. Emery and R.E. Thomson. Oceanography 12(3):53–54, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.18.

BOOK REVIEW • People and the Earth: Basic Issues in the Sustainability of Resources and Environment
Solow, A.R. 1999. Review of People and the Earth: Basic Issues in the Sustainability of Resources and Environment, by J.J.W. Rogers and P.G. Feiss. Oceanography 12(3):55, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1999.19.

Special Issue Guest Editors

Jesse H. Ausubel, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Sponsors

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation