Authors and Acknowledgments
This is a report of the GLOBEC workshop on eastern boundary currents and climate change with
focus on a field program on the California Current ecosystem. The workshop was held at Bodega
Marine Laboratory of the University of California on September 17-20, 1991. The organizing
committee for the meeting was: John Hunter, David Mackas, Dennis Hedgecock, and Ted Strub.
The editorial committee for the workshop was: David Mackas, Ted Strub, and John Hunter.
We thank the staff of the Bodega Marine Laboratory (BML), and in particular Dennis Hedgecock and
James Clegg, BML director, for providing the venue of this workshop. Very special and individual
thanks go to Vicki Milam of BML for her many on-site efforts to organize facilities and schedules, and
to Diane Foster of the Southwest Fisheries Science Center for compiling the ever-volatile list of
attendees and the subsequent iterations of the workshop report. We also thank Julie Olfe of La Jolla
for technical editing of the final report, and Ron Tipper and Allison Burns of the Joint Oceanographic
Institutions for their advice and help with meeting and report preparation. Mark Ohman and Jake Rice
ensonified the meeting with their version and rendition of "The Jets Song: West Side Story." Lyrics
(they're good) are available on request from the workshop cochairs.