Steven Schindler has been selected as interim executive director of Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego.
The Presidential Memorandum issued this week elevates the Federal Government’s efforts to confront IUU and seafood fraud to the highest levels.
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Weekly update from Bob Gagosian, President/CEO of the Consortium for Ocean Leadership.
By the close of a two-day conference in Washington on the world’s oceans, five nations had pledged to extend marine protections to cover more than a million square miles.
The Department of Defense announced awards to researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego that will help scientists characterize waves, improve ocean weather and climate prediction, and analyze acoustics in the deep ocean.
UC Santa Barbara doctoral candidate Caitlin Fong travels to French Polynesia often but not for vacation. She goes there to study a coral reef ecosystem influenced by human impacts such as overfishing and nutrient pollution.
The ocean’s smallest fish have gotten some big breaks in recent months.
It’s been called the “evil twin” of climate change, an environmental peril so daunting and widespread that it could undo much of the world’s food web, undermine global nutrition and devastate coastal economies.