Research Projects

Project Number Title Focus Area Start / End Date
R/HCE-10 Fog and fish: Stream temperature reduction due to coastal fog in central California’s anadromous salmonid habitat Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/HCE-08 Assessing the health and productivity of Southern California estuaries using high-throughput sequencing of benthic meiofauna Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/HCE-09 Harnessing the power of population genomics to understand the dynamics of Pseudo-nitzschia spp. harmful algal blooms Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/OPCSFAQ-11 Sea Feeds: Identification and culture of Californian marine macroalgae capable of reducing greenhouse gas production from ruminant livestock Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture -
R/OPCOAH-2 Benefits beyond biomass: Biophysical feedbacks within Marine Protected Areas may promote ecosystem resilience in the face of global climate change Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/OPCOAH-5 Understanding ocean warming impacts on shrinking body sizes of California fishes: Linking pattern & mechanism to support future sustainable fisheries Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/OPCSFAQ-9 Reconstructing the population dynamics of southern California Paralabrax species in the face of a changing ocean Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture -
R/OPCSFAQ-12 A DNA metabarcoding approach to monitoring fish spawning and population connectivity in Coastal Southern and Central California Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture -
R/OPCOAH-3 Present and future climatic drivers of domoic acid toxicity in coastal ecosystems of California Healthy Coastal Ecosystems, Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture -
R/OPCOAH-6 Assessing the combined effects of ocean acidification and warming on disease susceptibility and restoration success of the critically endangered white abalone Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -