Ocean acidification and hypoxia are driven by large-scale oceanographic factors that are only just being understood. Effective management action requires working within oceanographic realities that recognize the links between open ocean dynamics and near-shore processes along the West Coast.

Project leaders

John Largier / University of California, Davis – Department of Environmental Science and Policy

Project collaborators

Debby Ianson / Institute of Ocean Sciences in Sidney, BC; School of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of Victoria
Jack Barth / Oregon State University
Tessa Hill / University of California, Davis
Francis Chan / Oregon State University
Jan Newton / University of Washington
Martha Sutula / Southern California Coastal Water Research Project