Documents & Resources

Blue Carbon Policy Options Assessment, Climate Focus, Linden Trust (June 15, 2011)




Available at: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZGVmYXVsdGRvbWFpbnxibHVlY2xpbWF0ZXNvbHV0aW9uc3xneDoxNzI5M2I2YWUzZTg4Mzhm










Blue Carbon Solutions for Climate Change
, Open Statement to the Delegates of COP16 by the Blue Climate Coalition
(Nov 30, 2010)

Available at: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZGVmYXVsdGRvbWFpbnxibHVlY2xpbWF0ZXNvbHV0aW9uc3xneDo2YmVjNTdjYjkxMjQ0NTM2&pli=1










Blue Carbon and US Climate Change Legislation
, Policy brief, Blue Climate Solutions (May 27, 2010)


Available at: http://sites.google.com/site/blueclimatesolutions/documents-resources/BlueCarbon%26USClimateChangeLegislation_Brief_05_27_10.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1










Blue Carbon Report
- The Role of Healthy Oceans in Binding Carbon, U.N. Environment Programme (Oct. 14, 2009)

Available at: http://www.grida.no/publications/rr/blue-carbon/








The Management of Natural Coastal Carbon Sinks
, IUCN (Nov. 17, 2009)

Available at: http://cmsdata.iucn.org/downloads/carbon_managment_report_final_printed_version_1.pdf











Natural Solutions: protected areas helping people cope with climate change
(WWF, et al, Dec. 8, 2009)
   
    [see pages 37-40 for Marine and coastal ecosystems and mitigation section]

    Available at: http://www.gc.noaa.gov/documents/051409-manado_ocean_declaration.pdf

The Ocean and Climate Change - Tools and Guidelines for Action
, IUCN (Nov. 10, 2009)

    Available at: http://cmsdata.iucn.org/downloads/the_ocean_and_climate_change.pdf

Manado Ocean Declaration
(
May 14, 2009)

Calls for an improved understanding of the oceans’ role in climate change and the roles coastal wetlands, mangrove, algae, sea-grass and coral reef ecosystems play in reducing the effects of climate change
(declaration point 5).

Available at: http://www.gc.noaa.gov/documents/051409-manado_ocean_declaration.pdf






Seagrass-Watch Magazine
- Carbon Issue: seagrass, sequestration & stewardship (Issue 36 March 2009)

    Available at: http://www.seagrasswatch.org/magazine.html



Blue Climate Coalition Letters:

White House Letter (Nov, 18, 2009)

   
See bottom of page to download Full (17 pg) and Condensed (2 pg) versions

U.S. Senate Letter (Nov, 18, 2009)

   
See bottom of page to download Full (17 pg) and Condensed (2 pg) versions



Related Media:

Blue Carbon Blog:
(http://bluecarbonblog.blogspot.com/)







Please Help the World - COP15 Opening Film (Dec. 7, 2009)

(http://www.youtube.com/v/NVGGgncVq-4&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&hl=en_US&feature=player_embedded&fs=1)

‘Blue Climate Coalition’ Pushes Marine Conservation Angle (Ecorazzi, Nov. 21, 2009)

Healthy Oceans Can Help Save Us From Climate Change (PR Newswire, Nov. 18, 2009)

Don’t shun the ocean - IUCN tells climate leaders (IUCN Press Release, Nov. 10, 2009)

(http://www.iucn.org/?4197/Dont-shun-the-ocean--IUCN-tells-climate-leaders)

Proposal: Carbon funding to protect oceans (COP15 News, Oct. 16, 2009)

(http://en.cop15.dk/news/view+news?newsid=2371)

Marine plant life holds the secret to preventing global warming (The Times, Oct. 14, 2009)