- November 28, 2016
Paytan will be honored as a fellow of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO).
- November 14, 2016
Marine mammals reveal hidden aspects of their biology to scientists working to understand the challenges facing wild populations
- October 26, 2016
Study shows toxins from freshwater algal blooms can also contaminate coastal waters and marine shellfish.
- October 25, 2016
Study led by UCSC researchers finds wetlands prevented more than $600 million in property losses during Hurricane Sandy.
- October 03, 2016
Phyllis the elephant seal was named after a "go-getter" philanthropist. Now this 853-pound mother of two is a go-getter herself, breaking long-distance records for swimming.
- September 29, 2016
A new study connects the unprecedented West Coast toxic algae bloom of 2015 to the unusually warm ocean conditions.
- September 20, 2016
Pelayo Menendez Fernandez, a visiting Long Marine Laboratory researcher from Spain, put in a great showing at the Ironman triathlon in Santa Cruz
- August 16, 2016
A new way in which a female can choose the best father for her offspring is seen in a colorful Mediterranean fish.
- August 03, 2016
New measurements show resting metabolic rate of a female sea otter increases by over 50 percent when she is nursing a pup.
- July 06, 2016
The Blob and El Niño are on their way out, leaving behind a disrupted marine ecosystem along the West Coast.
- June 28, 2016
Kroeker will address how environmental changes in the ocean could affect human health.
- April 27, 2016
Known for groundbreaking research on sea otters and coastal ecosystems, Estes tells the story of his influential career in marine science.
- March 21, 2016
New analysis shows that carbon emissions from human activities are moving the Earth's climate system into uncharted territory.
- March 18, 2016
Long-lived deep-sea corals hold clues to past ocean conditions in their growth rings.
- March 18, 2016
Ocean acidification will put many marine organisms at risk by exacerbating normal changes in ocean chemistry.
- February 24, 2016
Technology to detect and record bird calls may be more cost-effective than surveys by field biologists.
- February 23, 2016
Astronomer Andrew Skemer and ecologist Kristy Kroeker are among the 2016 Sloan Research Fellows.
- February 16, 2016
"Ecosystems of California" is a new comprehensive reference of California’s ecological abundance, featuring contributions from 149 experts including 19 with ties to UC Santa Cruz.
- January 26, 2016
$560,000 grant will support graduate fellowships and development of a new graduate program.