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by Jenny Dugan / Marine Science Institute
October 24, 2017
An interdisciplinary team of experts has used the best-available science on coastal ecosystem vulnerability to inform ecosystem-based climate adaptation planning at the local level. The new Sea Grant report focuses on three southern California cities, Carpinteria, Goleta and Santa Barbara, the...
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by Jenny Dugan / Marine Science Institute
October 24, 2017
A team of marine scientists from 3 coastal LTER sites developed and evaluated a model on coastal armoring and its ecological effects in soft sediment environments ranging from salt marshes to sandy beaches. The team’s findings are available online and will be published in a special issue of the...
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by Ashley Knight / IfAME/CSUMB
August 08, 2017
Researchers from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife's (ODFW) Marine Reserves Program and Oregon State University are co-chairing a session called "Ecology, Oceanography, and Proximity: Taking the first steps towards evaluating MPA objectives" at the 2018 Ocean Sciences Meeting in Portland...