Major Marine Ecological Disturbances, Morbidity, Mortality and Disease of Marine Wildlife Species Human Health and Economic Impacts
Entry ID: HEED_UNH

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Summary
Abstract: The HEED (Health, Ecological and Economic Dimensions of) Global Change
Program, a 3-year effort funded by the National Oceanic and
Atmospheric Administration's Office of Global Programs and the
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, has developed a
systematic methodology for collecting morbidity and
mortality occurrence data, across a range of species. A ... View entire text
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Description: Human health and global environmental change
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 56.0   S: -4.0   E: -28.0   W: -102.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-11-10
Stop Date: 1999-06-06
Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE > AGRICULTURAL AQUATIC SCIENCES > FISHERIES Parameter Definition
ATMOSPHERE > PRECIPITATION > PRECIPITATION ANOMALIES Parameter Definition
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Data Center
Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Medical School, Harvard University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://chge.med.harvard.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CENTER FOR HEALTH AND THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT
Phone: 617-384-8530
Fax: 617-384-8585
Email: chge at hms.harvard.edu
Contact Address:
Center for Health and the Global Environment
Harvard Medical School
401 Park Drive, Second Floor
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02215
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: paul_epstein at hms.harvard.edu
Contact Address:
Center for Health and the Global Environment
Harvard Medical School
401 Park Drive, Second Floor
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02215
Country: USA
Publications/References
Epstein PR. Is Global Warming Harmful to Health? Scientific American;
August 2000

Epstein PR. Climate and Health. Science 1999: 285: 347-348

Epstein PR, Dobson A, Vandermeer J. Biodiversity and Emerging
Infectious Diseases: Integrating Health and Ecosystem Monitoring. In
Biodiversity and Human Health. Grifo F, Rosenthal J (Eds.). Island
Press. ... View entire text
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-03-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-11-08
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