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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January 8, 2018

Challenges in the Arctic: Managing an Expanding Ocean Frontier

We recently hosted a lunch forum focused on Challenges in the Arctic: Managing an Expanding Ocean Frontier. This meeting brought together Arctic science and policy experts to build our joint initiative that seeks to understand and address the potential impacts of multiple, interacting stressors in the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas.

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December 11, 2017

Small-Scale, Big Risk: Fortifying Pacific Fisheries

A team of Stanford researchers develops new interdisciplinary framework to tackle the triple-threat facing small-scale coastal fisheries in the Pacific Islands.

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December 10, 2017

Ocean Tipping Points Outreach

By: Kristen Weiss

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