Fresh whale meat is available in Australian markets thanks to Japanese harpoons, states this article which also references genetic research conducted by Steve Palumbi that estimated the number of whales once far exceeded today's population.
Over 90 representatives from the Monterey Bay area gathered at a workshop co-sponsored by COS to hear about the expected effects of climate change on the area and to share strategies for adapting to the impacts of climate change such as rising sea levels, increased erosion and intrusion of salt water into fresh water resources.
The Center for Ocean Solutions will convene a workshop on adaptation to climate change in the Monterey Bay area, bringing together science and policy experts with government staff and officials. Adina Abeles discusses the project.
MONTEREY, Calif. (KGO) -- For several years now scientists have been warning the amount of oxygen in the ocean is dropping. It's a serious problem that may threaten a lot of ocean animals. But there is still a lot to learn about just what it means for the future. Marine biologists in Monterey are studying the impact of the mysterious problem.
GPS engineers gathered at Stanford's Linear Accelerator to talk about the war on GPS tracking,fueld by privacy and other concerns. Barb Block illustrated a positive use of the techology, tagging tuna and other marine life.