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The South Coast Monitoring Survey is now available!
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On Wednesday, July 27, Ocean Science Trust will host an information sharing and gathering conference call to begin discussing our scientific understanding of harmful algal blooms (HABs) and their potential impacts to California fisheries.
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.