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Big sale on Oregon Sea Grant publications and videos!

Posted by: | January 31, 2014 Comments Off on Big sale on Oregon Sea Grant publications and videos! |

Now through February 28, 2014, Oregon Sea Grant is offering 20 to 30 percent discounts on all its publications and videos. You can purchase most of our publications and videos (including such favorites as the Oregon Coast Quests Book and Boats of the Oregon Coast) at a 20 percent discount, but three are available at a […]

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Funds available for social science research

Posted by: | January 23, 2014 Comments Off on Funds available for social science research |

Oregon Sea Grant will release a special call for Social Science and Human Dimension Research proposals on Monday, February 3, 2014. Researchers who intend to respond must submit a Letter of Intent by Friday, February 14. Full Proposals will be due Monday March 3, 2014. The principal investigator on each proposal must be faculty at […]

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Despite speculation, scientists see no Fukushima radiation risk in albacore

Posted by: | January 16, 2014 Comments Off on Despite speculation, scientists see no Fukushima radiation risk in albacore |

Japan’s nuclear disaster released hundreds of millions of gallons of radioactive water in 2011, sparking rampant speculation that a contaminated plume would reach the waters of North America’s West Coast. Three years later, such speculation is alive and well on the Internet. But scientists in Oregon and California have collected samples of tuna, a fish […]

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Noted salmon biologist and fisheries historian to speak at OSU

Posted by: | January 9, 2014 Comments Off on Noted salmon biologist and fisheries historian to speak at OSU |

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Jim Lichatowich, a noted biologist and author, will discuss the fate of Pacific salmon during a presentation on Wednesday, Jan. 15, at Oregon State University. The free, public event begins at 7 p.m. in the rotunda of the Valley Library on campus. Lichatowich will speak about his new book, “Salmon, People, and […]

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Shark Day in Newport next weekend

Posted by: | January 7, 2014 Comments Off on Shark Day in Newport next weekend |

NEWPORT – Saturday is all about sharks as the Hatfield Marine Science Center celebrates its annual  “Shark Day” at the Visitor Center on Jan. 11. Join Oregon Sea Grant’s marine educators and scientists for a day of shark science, with a full day of hands-on crafts, family activities and games.  The Shark Riddle film and […]

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