The Center For Ocean Solutions Research
April 2018

Stanford researchers find that swarms of tiny organisms mix nutrients in ocean waters

John Dabiri, Stephen Monosmith, Jeff Koseff and graduate students have studied how brine shrimp move in the lab to better understand the impact plankton and organisms like krill have on ocean waters. It turns out, when tiny organisms move en masse, they churn the water more than expected and might be critical to ocean dynamics.
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March 7, 2018

Symposium Series: Insights from the Global Food and Water Nexus with Quentin Grafton

Food Security is one of the most acute challenges for ocean nations and coastal communities. Sustaining wild capture fisheries and managing aquaculture growth in a time of rapid and profound change in the oceans and the global food sector is crucial. Join us as Quentin Grafton provides an overview of the current state of the food-water nexus, reviews possible future scenarios, and evaluates some of the myths, realities and possible solutions to promote both food and water security. 

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March 7, 2018

ESS Wed Seminar: Advancing Coastal Risk Reduction with Ecosystems and Equity BY Katie Arkema, Lead Scientist, Natural Capital Project, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Join us today at 12:30pm for the ESS Wednesday Seminar by Katie Arkema, Lead Scientist, Natural Capitol Project, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.

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February 28, 2018

New Resources: Coastal Adaptation Policy Briefs, Online Viewer & Data

A collection of new resources is now available to help advance sustainable, strategic coastal adaptation planning move toward successful implementation - protecting people and property now and for the future. 

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