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Study: Warmer water makes for smaller juvenile salmon

Posted by: | December 16, 2015 Comments Off on Study: Warmer water makes for smaller juvenile salmon |

A new analysis of juvenile Chinook salmon in the Pacific Ocean documents a dramatic difference in their foraging habits and overall health between years of warm water and those when the water is colder. The study found that when the water is warmer than average – by only two degrees Celsius – young salmon consume […]

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OSG announces 2016-18 funded research

Posted by: | December 16, 2015 Comments Off on OSG announces 2016-18 funded research |

Oregon Sea Grant will support eight research projects by scientists at three Oregon institutions during 2016-18, on topics ranging from sea-level rise to invasive jellyfish. The grants are funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration as part of a biennial appropriation from Congress to Sea Grant programs around the country. The grants will go […]

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