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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October 3, 2011

Decline and Recovery of Coral Reefs Linked to 700 Years of Human and Environmental Activities

News Source: ScienceDaily. Changing human activities coupled with a dynamic environment over the past few centuries have caused fluctuating periods of decline and recovery of corals reefs in the Hawaiian Islands.

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October 3, 2011

Decline and Recovery of Coral Reefs Linked to 700 Years of Human and Environmental Activity

News Source: Phys.Org. Changing human activities coupled with a dynamic environment over the past few centuries have caused fluctuating periods of decline and recovery of corals reefs in the Hawaiian Islands.

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September 28, 2011

Move, Adapt, or Drown

News Source: Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology. A youth forum brought together some of the brightest students from 14 Asia-Pacific islands and 8 young scientific experts in the fields of ecology, reef biology and Pacific island management as panelists.

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September 16, 2011

Shut down shark fin hunt on coast

News Source: Monterey Herald. Michael Sutton and John McCosker author a guest commentary on the latest legislation out of Sacramento banning trade in shark fins, pointing out that California accounts for 60 percent of the trade outside of Asia. 

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