Research Projects

Project Number Title Focus Area Start / End Date
R/RCCE-12A Design factors affecting microplastic retention, removal, and generation in structural best management practices Resilient Coastal Communities and Economies -
R/HCE-40B Plastics Past and Present: Understanding historical trends of microplastic consumption in California marine food webs to better inform future marine management Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/RCCE-12B Field monitoring of microplastics loading and accumulation in low impact development-best management practices Resilient Coastal Communities and Economies -
R/HCE-40C From watershed to whales: Tracking the source and transport of microplastics in the greater Monterey Bay region to inform risk assessments Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/HCE-40A Investigation to assess clothes dryers as a source of microplastic pollution and inform solutions Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
NA23OAR4170154 Advancing Equitable Resources to Marine Debris Solutions through California’s Ocean Litter Strategy Healthy Coastal Ecosystems, Resilient Coastal Communities and Economies -
R/HCE-39B Assessment of Highly Mobile Coastal Elasmobranchs as Vectors of DDT to Low-Income Communities Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/HCE-39C The production and mobility of DDT metabolites within sediments as controlled by the local diagenetic environment Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/HCE-39A Hazard assessment of deep ocean DDT disposal: Defining biomagnified DDT+ chemical profiles and investigating the health impacts on sentinel wildlife species and humans Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -
R/HCE-39C Foundational Research for Deep Ocean Dumping of DDT+ Wastes: How much is out there, where is it, and what is it doing today? Healthy Coastal Ecosystems -