CCWG featured in SF Chronicle

The Central Coast Wetlands Group recently published an article in the journal PLOS ONE The research team generated new maps of current and historical tidal wetlands for the coasts of Washington, Oregon, and California. Their techniques represent a major step forward in mapping accuracy. They were also able to develop a method to map tidal wetland losses for 55 estuaries on the West Coast. These new maps will help greatly with estuarine restoration efforts! Their research was also highlighted in a front page article of the SF Chronicle on Saturday

 

MLML’s Ross Clark writes about marine heat waves in Santa Cruz Sentinel article

Ross Clark, director of MLML's Central Coast Wetlands Group, writes about the effects of marine heat waves on Northern California's kelp forest ecosystems for the Santa Cruz Sentinel.  Article includes quote from MLML's phycologist, Dr. Mike Graham.

Read the article here: Earth Matters: Invasion of the warm marine blob