Ocean Health Index

Principal Investigators:

Benjamin S. Halpern

Participants and Meetings

ActivityDatesFurther Information
Training Workshop7th—9th March 2011Participant List  

Participant Contact Information

James Boydboyd [at] rff.orgResources for the Future
Roger M. Cookecooke [at] rff.orgResources for the Future
Baruch Fischhoffbaruch [at] cmu.eduCarnegie Mellon University
Steven D. Gainesgaines [at] bren.ucsb.eduUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
Benjamin S. Halpernhalpern [at] nceas.ucsb.eduUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
Catherine S. Longokatie.longo [at] msc.orgUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
Karen L. McLeodkaren.mcleod [at] compassonline.orgOregon State University
Andrew A. Rosenbergarosenberg [at] ucsusa.orgConservation International
Mary Ruckelshausmary.ruckelshaus [at] stanford.eduNOAA, Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Ussif Rashid Sumailar.sumaila [at] fisheries.ubc.caUniversity of British Columbia

Products: Publications, Reports, Datasets, Presentations, Visualizations

TypeProducts of NCEAS Research
Journal Article Anderson, Sean C.; Cooper, Andrew; Jensen, Olaf P.; Minto, Coilin; Thorson, James T.; Walsh, J. C.; Afflerbach, Jamie; Dickey-Collas, Mark; Kleisner, Kristin; Longo, Catherine S.; Osio, Giacomo Chato; Ovando, Daniel; Mosqueira, I.; Rosenberg, Andrew A.; Selig, Elizabeth R. In Press. Improving estimates of population status and trend with superensemble models. Fish and Fisheries.
Journal Article Borja, A.; Elliott, Michael; Andersen, Jesper H; Berg, Torsten; Carstensen, Jacob; Halpern, Benjamin S.; Heiskanen, Anna-Stiina; Korpinen, Samuli; Stewart Lowndes, Julia; Martin, Georg; Rodriguez-Ezpeleta, Naiara. 2016. Overview of integrative assessment of marine systems: The ecosystem approach in practice. Frontiers in Marine Science. (Abstract)
Journal Article Elfes, Cristiane T.; Longo, Catherine S.; Halpern, Benjamin S.; Hardy, Darren; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Best, Benjamin D.; Pinheiro, Tiago; Dutra, Guilherme. 2014. A regional-scale Ocean Health Index for Brazil. PLoS ONE. Vol: 9. Pages e92589-null.
Journal Article Frazier, Melanie; Longo, Catherine S.; Halpern, Benjamin S. 2016. Mapping Uncertainty Due to Missing Data in the Global Ocean Health Index. Pages 1-17. (Abstract) (Online version)
Software Frazier, Melanie; Stewart Lowndes, Julia. 2016. ohicore R package. (Abstract)
Journal Article Halpern, Benjamin S.; Longo, Catherine S.; Hardy, Darren; McLeod, Karen L.; Samhouri, Jameal; Katona, Steven K.; Kleisner, Kristin; Lester, Sarah E.; O'Leary, Jennifer K.; Ranelletti, Marla; Rosenberg, Andrew A.; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Selig, Elizabeth R.; Best, Benjamin D.; Brumbaugh, Daniel R.; Chapin, F. Stuart; Crowder, Larry B.; Daly, Kendra L.; Doney, Scott; Elfes, Cristiane T.; Fogarty, Michael J.; Gaines, Steven D.; Jacobsen, Kelsey; Karrer, Leah B.; Leslie, Heather M.; Neeley, Elizabeth; Pauly, D. M.; Polasky, Stephen; Ris, Bud; St. Martin, Kevin; Stone, Gregory S.; Sumaila, Ussif Rashid; Zeller, Dirk. 2012. An index to assess the health and benefits of the global ocean. Nature. (Online version)
Report or White Paper Halpern, Benjamin S. 2013. Ocean Health Index 2013: Results summary. Ocean Health Index Website. (Online version)
Journal Article Halpern, Benjamin S.; Longo, Catherine S.; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Hardy, Darren; Best, Benjamin D.; Doney, Scott; Katona, Steven K.; McLeod, Karen L.; Rosenberg, Andrew A.; Samhouri, Jameal. 2014. Assessing the health of the U.S. west coast with a regional-scale application of the Ocean Health Index. PLoS ONE. Vol: 9. Pages e98995.
Report or White Paper Halpern, Benjamin S. 2014. Ocean Health Index results 2014: The 2014 Antarctica regional assessment .
Report or White Paper Halpern, Benjamin S. 2014. Ocean Health Index results 2014: The 2014 high seas regional assessment.
Report or White Paper Halpern, Benjamin S. 2014. Ocean Health Index results summary: 2014 Ocean Health Index global assessment.
Journal Article Halpern, Benjamin S.; Longo, Catherine S.; Stewart Lowndes, Julia; Best, Benjamin D.; Frazier, Melanie; Katona, Steven K.; Kleisner, Kristin; Rosenberg, Andrew A.; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Selig, Elizabeth R. 2015. Patterns and emerging trends in global ocean health. PLoS ONE. Vol: 10(3). Pages e0117863. (Online version)
Book Chapter Halpern, Benjamin S.; Frazier, Melanie; Best, Benjamin D.; Longo, Catherine S.; Stewart Lowndes, Julia. 2016. Chapter 7.8: Ocean Health Index for the world's large marine ecosytems. IOC-UNESCO and UNEP 2016 Large Marine Ecosystems: Status and Trends. United Nations Environment Programme. Nairobi. Pages 239-249.
Journal Article Halpern, Benjamin S.; Frazier, Melanie; Afflerbach, Jamie; O'Hara, Casey; Katona, Steven K.; Stewart Lowndes, Julia; Jiang, Ning; Pacheco, Erich; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Polsenberg, Johanna. 2017. Drivers and implications of change in global ocean health over the past five years. PLoS ONE. (Abstract)
Report or White Paper Katona, Steven K.; Polsenberg, Johanna; Stewart Lowndes, Julia; Halpern, Benjamin S.; Pacheco, Erich; Mosher, Lindsay; Kilponen, Anna; Papacostas, Katherine; Guzman-Mora, Ana Gloria; Farmer, Ginny; Mori, Luca; Andrews, Olive; Taei, Sue; Carr, Sarah. 2017. Navigating the seascape of ocean management: waypoints on the voyage toward sustainable use. (Abstract)
Journal Article Kleisner, Kristin; Longo, Catherine S.; Coll, Marta; Halpern, Benjamin S.; Hardy, Darren; Katona, Steven K.; Le Manach, Frédéric; Pauly, D. M.; Rosenberg, Andrew A.; Samhouri, Jameal; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Sumaila, Ussif Rashid; Watson, Reg; Zeller, Dirk. 2013. Exploring patterns of seafood provision revealed in the Global Ocean Health Index. Ambio. Vol: 42. Pages 910-922.
Journal Article Longo, Catherine S.; Frazier, Melanie; Doney, Scott; Rheuban, Jennie E; Macy Humberstone, Jennifer; Halpern, Benjamin S. 2017. Using the Ocean Health Index to Identify Opportunities and Challenges to Improving Southern Ocean Ecosystem Health. Frontiers in Marine Science. Vol: 4. (Abstract)
Journal Article Marques, Simone; Steiner, Andrea Q.; de Ameida Medeiros, Marcelo. 2016. Assessing the performance of the Aichi Biodiversity Targets in Brazil: A test using two regional-scale indices related to coastal and marine ecosystem conservation. Marine Policy. Vol: 67. Pages 130-138. (Online version)
Journal Article O'Hara, Casey; Afflerbach, Jamie; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Kaschner, Kristin; Halpern, Benjamin S. 2017. Aligning marine species range data to better serve science and conservation. PLoS ONE. (Abstract)
Report or White Paper Stewart Lowndes, Julia; Pacheco, Erich; Best, Benjamin D.; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Longo, Catherine S.; Katona, Steven K.; Halpern, Benjamin S. 2015. Best practices for assessing ocean health in multiple contexts using tailorable frameworks. (Abstract) (Online version)
Presentations Stewart Lowndes, Julia. 2016. Better science in less time using data science tools. Western Society of Naturalists, Monterey, California.
Presentations Stewart Lowndes, Julia. 2016. Improving reproducibility, collaboration and communication in marine science using open science tools. Hopkins Marine Station of Stanford University Seminar Series.
Software Stewart Lowndes, Julia; Best, Benjamin D. 2016. ohirepos R package. (Abstract)
Presentations Stewart Lowndes, Julia; Best, Benjamin D. 2016. The Ocean Health Index and Shiny. RStudio's Shiny Developer's Conference in San Francisco.
Journal Article Stewart Lowndes, Julia; Best, Benjamin D.; Scarborough, Courtney E.; Afflerbach, Jamie; Frazier, Melanie; O'Hara, Casey; Jiang, Ning; Halpern, Benjamin S. 2017. Our path to better science in less time using open data science tools. Nature Ecology & Evolution. (Abstract)
"Ocean Health Index " is project ID: 12586