Fellow uses oceanographic data to understand marine debris and ocean acidification
Class of 2014 / Fellowships

Fellow uses oceanographic data to understand marine debris and ocean acidification

California Sea Grant provides unique educational opportunities for graduate students in the form of 12-month paid fellowships. Laura Lilly is the new Sea Grant fellow for SCCOOS, CeNCOOS and NANOOS with the West Coast Governors Alliance (WCGA) Ocean Data Portal (ODP). This one-year West Coast Oceanographic Data Integration Fellowship began November 2013. Laura is hosted … Continue reading

Are marine reserves in Southern California working? Updates on MPA research
Research / Sea Grant News

Are marine reserves in Southern California working? Updates on MPA research

Along Southern California and around the Channel Islands, some 50 marine protected areas have been established, encompassing about 350 square miles of state waters. Most of these marine protected areas (MPAs) – 37 of them to be exact – were established under the state’s Marine Life Protection Act and went into effect on Jan. 1, 2012. … Continue reading