A full library of relevant publications is curated by the GOBI Secretariat on Mendeley – please visit or search for ‘GOBI’ under Mendeley Groups [note: you will need a Mendeley user account to access the collection – membership is free]. Key documents and publications are listed below.

New! Science in Pursuit of Special Places in the Oceans
A short film about EBSAs, created by GOBI Secretariat and CBD Secretariat
(links to YouTube)
New!! Latest GOBI newsletter (Spring 2018).
Previous editions available via the GOBI newsletter archive
Costa Rica Thermal Dome expedition documentary
(links to YouTube)
NEW!! GOBI brochure (PDF, 1.6MB)
EBSAs: Special places in the ocean (PDF, 0.8MB)
Azores Scientific Criteria and Guidance (PDF, 1.2MB)



International Climate Initiative (IKI)

Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) – EBSAs

Convention on Migratory Species (CMS)

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals: SDG14 Life under water