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California Current Ecosystems Program Results

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Looking Back at The Blob - Chapter 2: Marine Heat Wave Intensifies, “Completely Off the Chart”

Temperatures of up to 7 degrees Fahrenheit above normal disrupted the marine ecosystem in both expected and surprising ways.
October 01, 2019 - Feature Story ,
Many coho salmon that went to sea during the Blob years struggled to find food, appearing thin compared to more successful fish.

Looking Back at The Blob: Record Warming Drives Unprecedented Ocean Change

Temperatures of up to 7 degrees Fahrenheit above normal disrupted the marine ecosystem in both expected and surprising ways.
September 26, 2019 - Feature Story ,
Underweight sea lion pup on the beach.

New Research Reveals Clearer Picture of Upwelling That Feeds West Coast Marine Ecosystem

Scientists describe new “upwelling indices,” which represent a breakthrough in understanding the biological engine that drives the West Coast marine ecosystem.
May 09, 2019 - Feature Story ,
A cross-section of the California coast showing upwelling processes in the Pacific Ocean.

Steller Watch

Help us find out why the endangered Steller sea lion continues to decline in the Aleutian Islands.
December 17, 2018 -

Marine Mammal Laboratory Staff Publications by Year

The following documents provide citable lists of all Marine Mammal Laboratory publications by year since 2000.
Humpback whale spotted during ASAMM 2019.

California Sea Lion Research

California sea lion research in California, Oregon and Alaska.
California Sea Lion

California Sea Lion Population Rebounded to New Highs

Sea lion numbers reflect conditions in California Current through the decades.
January 17, 2018 - Feature Story ,
California Sea Lion Population Rebounded, Photo credit: Jeff Harris

Steller Sea Lion Research

Steller sea lion research in Alaska, Oregon, and California.
Steller sea lion rookery

Steller Sea Lion Aerial Survey - Post 2

Steller Sea Lion Aerial Survey

This research survey focuses on Steller sea lions every summer when mothers come on shore to rear newborn pups. Researchers take this opportunity to count how many are onshore and thus giving us an idea of just how many Steller sea lions there are in the
July 14, 2017 - Survey ,
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Steller Sea Lion Aerial Survey - Post 1

Steller Sea Lion Aerial Survey

This research survey focuses on Steller sea lions every summer when mothers come on shore to rear newborn pups. Researchers take this opportunity to count how many are onshore and thus giving us an idea of just how many Steller sea lions there are in the
June 14, 2017 - Survey ,
Steller sea lion survey