JIE Special Issue: Industrial Ecology for the Oceans

The Journal of Industrial Ecology announces a special issue on Industrial Ecology for the Oceans. Cutting edge industrial ecology research is sought on aquaculture and fisheries, coastal and energy development, seabed mining, shipping, marine plastics and nutrient flows. The goal of the special issue is twofold:

  • To increase scientific understanding of the impacts of human activities on the oceans through the employment of industrial ecology concepts and methods. 
  • To catalyze increased development and application of those concepts and methods.

Papers in the special issue will be published open access through a grant provided by the Lounsbery Foundation.

Deadline for submissions: Saturday, October 31, 2020
Optional extended abstract submission deadline: 16 April 2020

Guest edited by:

 Helen Ann Hamilton, PhD, BioMar, Norway

Ian Vázquez-Rowe, PhD, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

James Corbett, PhD, University of Delaware, USA

Robert Parker, PhD, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada


For a full call for papers see http://bit.ly/JIE-oceans-CfP


Reid Lifset

Research Scholar, Resident Fellow in Industrial Ecology

Editor-in-chief, Journal of Industrial Ecology