Chris McOwen

Lead Marine Scientist

Role: CCI collaborative projects, Project team member


I am Lead Marine Scientist at UNEP-WCMC. My work spans local, national, regional and global scales, combining experience in marine policy, ecology and biodiversity, ecosystem services, fisheries science and spatial conservation planning. In my role I manage and provide technical oversight and scientific knowledge to projects at the science-policy interface. My main activities revolve around the analysis of coastal and marine biodiversity, environmental and socio-economic datasets.