Drive less. Turn off the lights. Use efficient appliances. Some steps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions are straightforward; others are trickier. Delta Science Fellow Gavin McNicol has been investigating one of the latter: wetland restoration.
UC Santa Barbara research biologist and CASG fundee Jenn Caselle addresses ways in which management efforts can shape predator-prey interactions and influence resilience in marine ecosystems.
All water is not equal when it comes to fish habitat, and this is especially true in the varied salinity zones of the San Francisco Bay Estuary (the Estuary). For the protected species Delta and Longfin smelt, Delta Science Fellow Brittany Kammerer is uncovering the limits of just how much salt these fish can handle.