News & Events

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.

July 22, 2012

A panel of experts, including Meg Caldwell, discuss the future of coral reefs in a televised 60 minute program, filmed at the International Coral Reefs Symposium.

July 12, 2012

In a study of mussels in Oregon, USA and New Zealand's South Island, a team of scietcists including COS's Melissa Foley, found evidence that the animals selectively consume high-quality food.