College of Science

Department of Marine Science

Current Faculty Projects

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Project Faculty PICollaborators 
Active Societal Participation in Research & Education Corey Garza UMCES, USC, UW  
Anthropocene Research Award in Marine Conservation James Lindholm    
Assessment of Abalone and Urchin Populations in Monterey Alison Haupt    
California Undersea Imagery Archive   OPC, CDFW  
Center for Applied Atmospheric Research and Education [CAARE] Sherry Palacios NASA  
Center for Coastal & Marine Ecosystems   FL A&M   
Collaborative Research: Decomposing the Effects of Diversity on the Abundance of Marine Parasites   UW, SIO AMNH  
Development of Low-Cost Instrumentation for Student Projects Steve Moore    
Earth System Education for Climate Resiliency in the Salish Sea   NASA [ESTEEM]  
Galapagos Coral: Canaries in a Coal Mine Cheryl Logan SFQU  
Improved Polar Data Access & Communication   Rutgers, MBARI  
Landscape Ecology of Fishes on Southern Carmel Bay's Deep Wall & Reef   MBNMS  
Landscape Ecology of Nearshore Biological Communities Along CA: From Video-based Diver Transects to Spatial Modeling   PISCO, RCCA, State Parks  
Monitoring & Evaluation of Mid-depth Rocky Reef Ecosystems   MLML, UCSB, HSU  
Quantifying Drivers and Stressors of Intertidal Biofilm Resources at the Largest Tidal Wetland Restoration on the US West Coast   USGS  
REU: From the Intertidal to the Deep Ocean   ESNERR, HMS, MLML, MBARI, NPS  
SACNAS Geo-Futures Program      
San Clemente Island Deep Water Monitoring   MLML  
Sea Lion Bowl Laura Good, NOSB  
The Value of Habitat Diversity in Marine Reserves: Spiny Lobster Use of the Intertidal Zone at the Santa Catalina MPA   HMS  
Using Citizen Science to Understand 30 Year of Change in Kelp Cover   UMass, NASA