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Archive for May, 2016

Summer hours start at HMSC Visitor Center

Posted by: | May 24, 2016 Comments Off on Summer hours start at HMSC Visitor Center |

NEWPORT – Summer hours start Tuesday, May 31 at our Visitor Center at OSU’s Hatfield Marine Science Center. From then until Labor Day, the Visitor Center will be open from 10 am to 5 pm seven days a week, with new exhibits, trained interpreters, animal feedings and programs designed to engage people of all ages […]

under: HMSC Visitor Center, marine education, Oregon Sea Grant

Science Pub takes on coral reef decline

Posted by: | May 5, 2016 Comments Off on Science Pub takes on coral reef decline |

CORVALLIS – Research on the worldwide decline in coral reefs will take center stage at the Corvallis Science Pub on Monday, May 9. Rebecca Vega-Thurber investigates the microbial ecology of reefs in the Red Sea, the Caribbean and the Pacific and will describe what she has learned about how microbes influence reef health. “Coral species […]

under: climate, marine science, research, Science Pub

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