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Jul 20 2018 | Posted In: In the News
Kelp forests are the marine mirror images to the towering redwoods onshore, the scaffolding that supports the image of the classic northern California coastline. But these oceanic forests are currently under siege from a potent mix of climate anomalies, disease, and predation that have led to...
Jul 16 2018 | Posted In: In the News
by Devon Ryan on July 13, 2018 12:15 am Stanford engineers, geophysicists, disease ecologists, musicologists and others soon will collaborate on finding new ways to detect and reduce wildfire risk; harness the sun’s power to purify water; interpret ocean health through sound and more.
Jul 16 2018 | Posted In: In the News
Silver Spring, MD --  Sea Grant is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2019 class of Knauss fellows. The 2019 finalists for the John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship program will become the 40th class of one of the most prestigious marine policy fellowships in the U.S. The 66 finalists...
Jul 6 2018 | Posted In: In the News
by Leo Cendrowicz In the movie Jaws, the sight of a shark fin in the water is enough to clear terrified holidaymakers from the beach in seconds. But Steven Spielberg’s prototype blockbuster was released in 1975 - and 1976 was the last year a great white shark was seen off Spain’s Mediterranean...
Jul 3 2018 | Posted In: Publications
Maria João Correia,  José Lino Costa,  Carlos Antunes,  Giulio De Leo,  Isabel Domingos, Handling editor: Caroline DurifAbstract
Jul 3 2018 | Posted In: Publications
Hawthorne L. Beyer, Emma V. Kennedy, Maria Beger, Chaolun Allen Chen, Joshua E. Cinner, Emily S. Darling, C. Mark Eakin, Ruth D. Gates, Scott F. Heron, Nancy Knowlton, David O. Obura, Stephen R. Palumbi, Hugh P. Possingham, Marji Puotinen, Rebecca K. Runting, William J. Skirving, Mark Spalding,...
Jul 2 2018 | Posted In: In the News
The federal government rescinded the Obama-era National Ocean Policy and replaced it with new policies intended to promote jobs and national security. Stanford experts examine potential unintended implications.By Nicole Kravec, Stanford Center for Ocean Solutions
Jun 20 2018 | Posted In: Original Articles
Erica Ferrer Published on Jun 18, 2018 Discover the seagrass meadows of Ischia, Italy, where CO2 from volcanic vents informs our predictions about the effects of ocean acidification on seagrass ecology. Learn more about the natural history of these amazing marine plants and a bit about the...