A global alliance is embarking on a race against time to discover and protect ocean life, before it’s too late.
Scientists Studying Record-breaking Algal Bloom Ask: Why Is This Year Different?
Collaboration between state, federal and tribal entities protects public health, minimizes economic impacts, and may provide answers to why a massive West Coast algal bloom broke records this summer.
Ocean Plastic Gets Cloudy
Plastic debris is collecting in the ocean, but the real threat to marine health is the plastic that can’t be measured. A new study of marine plastic found less than 1 percent of the detritus expected, prompting speculation that it is degrading into clouds of microparticles that cannot be recovered.