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Ocean acidification panel at HMSC Jan. 28

Posted by: | January 25, 2016 Comments Off on Ocean acidification panel at HMSC Jan. 28 |

NEWPORT – The OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center and the Union of Concerned Scientists will host a reception and panel discussion on the environmental and economic impacts of ocean acidification on our coastal communities. The event is from 5-7 pm this Thursday, January 28  in the HMSC Visitor Center’s Hennings Auditorium. Expert panelists will discuss […]

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Research/outreach project studies crab fishery

Posted by: | January 6, 2016 Comments Off on Research/outreach project studies crab fishery |

Commercial Dungeness crab fishing on the West Coast is one of the highest risk occupations in the United States, based on fatality rates. But non-fatal injuries in the fishery appear to go largely unreported, a new study from Oregon State University shows. While the fatality rates in the Dungeness crab fleet have been reported in […]

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Knauss Fellowship Webinar coming this Friday

Posted by: | January 5, 2016 Comments Off on Knauss Fellowship Webinar coming this Friday |

Interested in applying for the Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship? Attend Oregon Sea Grant’s Knauss Fellowship Informational Webinar this Friday, Jan. 8 at 10:00 AM. For more details, please register for the webinar by emailing Mary Pleasant by Wednesday, January 6th. Applications due: Feb. 12, 2016. The Knauss Fellowship Program provides a unique […]

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Shark Day at the Visitor Center!

Posted by: | January 4, 2016 Comments Off on Shark Day at the Visitor Center! |

NEWPORT – The Visitor Center at OSU’s Hatfield Marine Science Center celebrates its annual Shark Day on Saturday, Jan. 9, with family activities, films and exhibits about sharks and their fascinating lives. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and features comparative necropsy of two species of shark commonly found off the Oregon […]

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