The Center For Ocean Solutions Research
June 2018

Small-Scale Fisheries and Technology Workshop

Stanford’s Center for Ocean Solutions and the Environmental Defense Fund recently held a workshop on the roles of technology in improving the environmental and socio-economic performance of small-scale fisheries.
Learn More About Small-Scale Fisheries and Technology Workshop >
Type | Date

News

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.

View More >

News

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. 

View More >

News

September 12, 2011

Rare Undersea Volcanic Vents Show Oceans' Increasing Acidity Likely to Hurt Biodiversity, Endanger Ecosystem Stability, say Stanford Researchers.

News Source: Stanford Report. Stanford researchers have gotten a glimpse into an uncertain future where increasing levels of carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere will lead to higher levels in the ocean as well, leaving the water more acidic and altering underwater ecosystems.  

View More >

News

September 7, 2011

California Adopts Shark Fin Ban

News Source: The Washington Post. California adopts a ban on the sale, trade and possession of shark fins, and Mike Sutton is one of the first the express his support of this important measure that will help reduce the harvesting of 26 million to 73 million shark per year.

View More >