The Center For Ocean Solutions Research
June 2017

Q&A with Fiorenza Micheli: Monitoring human rights in the seafood sector

A group of scientists, including Stanford professor Fiorrenza Micheli, has urged marine scientists to focus attention on human rights violations and other social issues in the seafood sector, in addition to advocating for sustainable practices.
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Story

June 15, 2016

Bright spots among the world's coral reefs

In one of the largest global studies of its kind, researchers conducted more than 6,000 reef surveys in 46 countries across the globe and discovered 15 ‘bright spots’ – places where, against all the odds, there were a lot more fish on coral reefs than expected.

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News

June 7, 2016

On World Oceans Day, a reminder that climate change action must consider the oceans

Our early career fellow, Kristen Weiss, and Lindley Mease wrote a great op-ed on considering the oceans when it comes to climate change. News Source: Brookings.

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Story

May 31, 2016

How fashion can fuel ecosystem collapse

In a new paper published today in the journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, scientists argue that environmental managers need to broaden their focus from routine ecological monitoring to include social and economic factors if we are to protect ecosystems before it is too late.

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Story

May 27, 2016

Experts gather at an El Nino workshop

CalCOFI and the Center for Ocean Solutions co-hosted a science workshop this past winter to discuss the 2015-16 El Niño and its potential impacts on the California Current region, fisheries resources and the wider Pacific ecosystem.

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