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Now Available: The North Central Coast State of the Region Report
Explore highlights from the report and the full suite of data
MPA Monitoring and the Refugio Oil Spill
Learn why monitoring is key to tracking impacts and recovery
Who’s Monitoring What and Where?
Explore Results on This New Map -- the Monitoring Dashboard
Snapshot Cal Coast
A Coordinated California Coastal BioBlitz- June 4-12, 2016
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Here at Ocean Science Trust, we celebrate any and all excuses to head out of Oakland and soak up the surf and sunshine of the South Coast.
MPA monitoring is an inspiring story of how we pull together as a human network to establish California as the global leader in coupling ocean health management with groundbreaking science.
We now have teams of citizen scientists in the region who can continue monitoring, building capacity is an essential element of creating a sustainable monitoring program.
We created a new snapshot of kelp forests in the region, and a network of researchers, students, and citizens who are mobilized to track this ecosystem into the future.