The Center For Ocean Solutions Research
January 2018

Jim Leape on World Economic Forum Blog

Co-director Jim Leape explains how technology can help transform and save the ocean on the World Economic Forum's blog Agenda.
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July 11, 2017

Ocean Tipping Points collaborative launches new science-based guide, tools and resources to support management of a changing ocean

Researchers and ocean managers working together on the Ocean Tipping Points Project have just launched a new website portal that provides concrete analytical tools, guidance and resources to help ocean managers predict and prevent the crossing of tipping points, or recover from ones already crossed, in order to keep ecosystems healthy and resilient.

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July 11, 2017

The Public Trust Doctrine: A Guiding Principle for Governing California's Coast Under Climate Change

California’s coastal bluffs may recede by as much 100 feet and extreme floods will become ever more common, according to recent studies. Communities are beginning to feel the pinch and coastal land managers are brainstorming how to address these extreme events and effects of California's dynamic coastline and sea level rise. To inform these efforts, a working group of coastal land use and public trust experts, convened by Stanford University’s Center for Ocean Solutions, has published a "Consensus Statement on the Public Trust Doctrine, Sea Level Rise, and Coastal Land Use in California."

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June 26, 2017

Of Blues Riffs and Blue Reefs

Marine biology and music encounter the legacy of atomic bombs at Bikini Atoll

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June 15, 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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