News & Events

August 15, 2012

Meg Caldwell provides perspective on an important effort to give countries grades for the health of their ocean.

August 11, 2012

Climate change blog references COS comments on ocean acidificaiton, noting some ocean areas have acidified to levels known to cause harm to ocean life.

August 10, 2012

Ryan Kelly shared his knowledge with a group of community college instructors from across the Pacific islands as one of the scientists teaching a 3-day course hosted by the University of Hawai'i.

July 18, 2012

Establishment of marine protected areas, including fully protected marine reserves, is one of the few management tools available for local communities to combat the deleterious effect of large scale environmental impacts, including global climate change, on ocean ecosystems.

July 20, 2012

A new study from scientists at Stanford University reveals scientific evidence suggesting that marine reserves enhance resilience to climatic impacts, helping ecosystems bounce back after environmental disasters.

July 20, 2012

Protected ocean areas known as marine reserves jumpstart the recovery of nearby commercial fishing areas after an environmental event, concludes a study of abalone by researchers from Stanford

July 20, 2012

Protected ocean areas known as marine reserves jumpstart the recovery of nearby commercial fishing areas after an environmental event, concludes a study of abalone by researchers from Stanford 

July 19, 2012

Protected ocean areas known as marine reserves jumpstart the recovery of nearby commercial fishing areas after an environmental event, concludes a study of abalone by researchers from Stanford

July 25, 2012

This article includes a TED Talk by Rob Dunbar on ocean acidification.

July 23, 2012

The contribution marine reserves make to recovery of ocean ecosystems after disasters is explained in this article on recent work by Professor Micheli.