Science for a Blue Planet

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Tag Archive: Farallon Islands

50 years on the Farallones–and still counting!

April 3, 2018
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Exactly fifty years ago today Point Blue scientists officially began our research program on the Farallon Islands, 27 miles west of San Francisco. When our boat landed…

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Threats to the Farallones! We need your help!

January 11, 2018
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New proposed actions out of Washington, DC seriously threaten the collaborative progress we’ve made to protect seabirds, marine mammals, and the ocean. The good news is that, with your help, we’ll continue carrying out our critical research and stewardship, even as government funding is on hold. Read on to learn how to help.

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Return of the Fur Seals

December 19, 2014
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Imagine tens of thousands of northern fur seals on the Farallon Islands. Scientists are watching history repeat itself–150 years later.

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