2023 Seminar Series:
"It's not muddy - we need our sediment to survive"
Doug George – Nov 8, 2023
"Leveraging old monitoring programs for new insights into San Francisco Estuary temperature trends"
Sam Bashevkin – Nov 1, 2023
"Restoration of kelp forest habitat in Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary"
Rietta Hohman – Oct 25, 2023
"Climate change in the coastal zone: social and ecological interactions at the land-ocean interface"
Rachel Carlson, Oct 4, 2023
"The future of Eastern Boundary Upwelling Systems: from observations to management"
Francisco Chavez, Sept 27, 2023
"Changes in the California coastal upwelling system in recent decades"
Marisol Garcia-Reyes August 23, 2023
"Sensitivity of populations to environmental variability and identifying climate change refugia in coastal ecosystems"
Dr. Mikaela Provost July 26, 2023
"Modeling marine food webs to study their sustainability in a changing world"
Dr. Fernanda Valdovinos June 28, 2023
"Organismal Biology, Acid-Base Regulation, and Otolith Biomineralization under Future Climate Scenarios"
Dr. Garfield Kwan June 14, 2023
"The kelp microbiome & effects of ocean warming on bull kelp in the Salish Sea"
Dr. Brooke Weigel 5/31/2023
2022 Seminar Series:
"Using otolith and genetic barcoding analysis to train a diverse workforce in Fisheries Ecology"
Dr. Jose Jarrin 8/17/2022
"Biophysical dynamics of plankton across spatial scales in the California Current"
Helen Julia Killeen 8/12/2022
"Spatial variability of coral reefs across scales and the (occasional) emergence of predictability"
Dr. Stuart Sandin 7/27/2022
"Science and Getting Sh*t Done."
Dr. Sara Hamilton 7/13/2022
"Enhancing aquaculture resiliency and outcomes through the lens of ecophysiology"
Dr. Alyssa Frederick 6/22/2022
"Assessing the Capacity for Evolutionary Adaptation to Climate Change Stressors in Oysters and Fish"
Dr. Joanna Griffiths 5/18/2022
"The stability and functioning of multitrophic communities"
Dr. Mallarie Yeager 5/4/2022
"Wave-driven changes in beach sand levels"
Dr. Bonnie Ludka 4/27/2022
"Metabolites shape host-microbe interactions in the sea"
Dr. Maggie Sogin 4/20/2022
"Feedback loops in kelp forest systems and their effects on fisheries and restoration management"
Dr. Marissa Baskett 4/13/2022
"Conservation lessons from an evolutionary saga of coastal invertebrates & climate change"
Dr. Erica Nielsen 4/6/2022
2021 Seminar Videos:
"Interactions between marine organisms and their chemical environment"
Aaron Takeo Ninokawa 9/28/21
"Coral cells, genomics and disease"
Dr. Nikki Traylor-Knowles 9/8/21
"How remote sensing and big data are changing our view of the coast"
Dr. Kristen D Splinter 8/25/21
"Pushing the limits: Growth at extreme salinities"
Dr. Trystan Sanders 8/4/21
"The role of coastal marine sediments in carbon cycling from local to global scales"
Dr. Alyssa Griffin 7/28/21
"Attending to spatial complexity and equity in marine ecological research and conservation"
Dr. Daniel K. Okamoto 7/21/21
"Building models & movements"
Dr. Talia Young 7/7/21
"Unlocking the mysteries of the inner tube of life: a gut-eyed view of nutritional ecology"
Dr. Donovan German 6/30/21
"Co-occurrence of California drought and Northeast Pacific marine heatwaves under climate change"
Dr. Daisy Hui Shi 6/23/21
"Environmental DNA & Biodiversity Assessments: Small Tools with Big Impacts"
Dr. Tiara Moore 6/2/21
"Advancing ecosystem knowledge for management decisions in the Alaskan Arctic Ocean"
Dr. Christina Bonsell 5/26/21
"Oceanic impacts on the circulation and water quality within small low-inflow estuaries"
Sarah Giddings 5/5/21
"Sea Level Rise Science to Adaptation: Beaches as Buffers"
Melodie Grubbs 4/28/21
"Underwater forests in temperate latitudes: climate change impacts and restoration solutions"
Dr. Adriana Vergés 4/21/21
2020 Seminar Videos:
"Mechanisms of Eelgrass Resilience to Ocean Warming: Phenotypic Diversity Across Space and Time"
Dr. Katie DuBois 12/16/20
"Understanding the Dynamics of a Coastal Foundation Species Using Remote Sensing"
Dr. Tom Bell 10/28/20
"Heat Makes Mad Tuna"
Dr. Amina Schartup 10/14/20
"The Rise and Fall of Fishes: Macroevolution and Mass Extinction in Early Vertebrates"
Dr. Lauren Sallan 10/7/20
"Increasing resilience to thermal stress in shallow water coral communities"
Dr. Vania Coelho 9/9/20
"From upwelling to ecosystems: biological hotspots in the California Current System"
Dr. Monique Messie 8/20/20
"Commercial Fisheries, Coastal Communities, and Local Economies: What Connects the Dots?"
Dr. Matt Reimer 8/14/20
"Spatial self-organization of Ecosystems: patterns, processes, and feedbacks"
Dr. Xiaoli Dong 7/29/20
"Shifting the "Diversity in Science" Mantra - A 2020 Path Forward"
Dr. Renetta Tull 7/22/20
"Seagrass responses to environmental changes: the herbivory perspective"
Gema Hernán, 6/3/20
"Oysters, and shells, and -omics, Oh My!"
Roxanne Banker, 5/13/20
"The Curious World of Seaweed: The Art & Science of our Pacific Coast Seaweeds and Kelp" - Josie Iselin, 4/29/20
Mediation of trophic cascades by anti-predatory responses" - Gabriel Ng, 12/6/19
“Climate Change Signal in a Century of Oyster Harvest and Invasion” - Jennifer Ruesink, 12/4/19
“Variations on a Theme: Patch Dynamics in Four Intertidal Communities” - Wayne Sousa, 11/20/19
“What Defines a Nursery? An Emerging View Across Life Histories and Scales” - Steven Litvin, 11/13/19
“Non-Consumptive Effects at the Intersection of Climate Change, Predator Identity, and Temporal Variation” Bodega Marine Laboratory Exit Seminar - Jason Sadowski, 11/5/19
“An Observational and Experimental Analysis of Eelgrass and its Epifaunal Community in Bodega Harbor, CA” Bodega Marine Laboratory Exit Seminar - Grace Ha, 10/25/19
"Chasing Harmful Algal Bloom Species using Cutting Edge Technology" - Holly Bowers, 10/23/19
“DNA Thermometry: A Universal Isotope Thermometer for All Domains of Life” - Ruth Blake, 10/16/19
"Ocean Acidification on Washington's Olympic & Southern Salish Sea" - Simone Alin, 10/10/19
“Corals on Acid - The Impact of Ocean Acidification on Coral Reefs a Field Study in Mexico” - Adina Paytan, 10/2/19
"Landscape ecology in the rocky intertidal: Opportunities for advancing discovery and innovation in intertidal research" - Corey Garza, 9/25/19
“Climate impacts to the California coast and beyond” - Patrick Barnard, 9/4/19
“Science in Action: Bridging the Gap Between Marine and Estuarine Science, Policy and Natural Resource Conservation” - Melanie Okoro, 8/28/19
“Creating a Near-Zero Emission Energy System” - Ken Caldeira, 8/21/19
“Coastal Upwelling and Climate Variability” - Marisol Garcia-Reyes, 8/14/19
“Fishing for Community: Fisheries as Social-Ecological Systems” - Angee Doerr, 8/7/19
“The Adaptive Arsenal of Crustacean Larvae Against Predatory and Environmental Stresses of the Plankton” Exit Seminar with Sam Bashevkin, 8/2/19
“The Hidden Diversity of Crustose Coralline Algae and Their Influence on Marine Biodiversity”- Raphael Ritson-Williams, 7/31/19
“Using Genomics to Unlock Animal Origins” - David Gold, 7/24/19
“Tackling Spiny Issues in Echinoid Phylogenetics Using Ultraconserved Elements” - Frances Armstrong, 7/17/19