June 26, 2015
Warming waters and fishing pressure are driving nesting seabirds away from their ancestral breeding ground in the Gulf of California into northern harbors.
June 17, 2015
Tough crustacean inspires new body armor and football helmet designs.
June 8, 2015
Nutrient-rich runoff from land takes a toll on fish nurseries in coastal estuaries and subsequently on commercial fisheries.
June 1, 2015
Increased acidity is linked to more calcium in shrimp shells and, as a result, decreased shrimp transparency.
May 20, 2015
A new study demonstrates that an octopus’s skin possesses the same cellular mechanism for detecting light as its eyes do.
March 30, 2015
Ocean ecosystems that experience rapid upheaval because of climate change can take thousands of years to recover.
February 23, 2015
Shellfish industry — especially mollusks — is at long-term risk in 15 states.
February 19, 2015
Research summit aims to inspire UC-wide collaborations around fisheries and aquaculture
February 13, 2015
New report by UC Santa Barbara-based research center calculates the magnitude of waste going into the world's seas.
January 30, 2015
Bright pink, inch-long sea slugs have shown up in the highest numbers and northernmost locations reported since the El Niños of 1998 and 1983.