Science for a Blue Planet

Science for a Blue Planet

Welcome to Point Blue's new blog. Visit often for the latest conservation science posts.

Tag Archive: oceans

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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Seabirds: a Window into California’s Marine Protected Areas

April 9, 2016
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Seabird research is showing California coastal managers how stretches of the coast can differ in their responses to marine life protections. Read on to learn more.

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Voyage of discovery – on the choppy waters of the Gulf of the Farallones

August 4, 2015
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Take a marine research cruise with a Point Blue graduate student.

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