Monthly Archives: April 2014

Ocean Acidification Report: West Coast Seagrass Studies

This summarizes some interesting, ongoing work on seagrasses and coastal carbon that is similar to what our group is doing in the Mid-Atlantic. Eric Swenson, Editor Brad Warren, Publisher Research exploring how seagrasses in Washington, Oregon, and California bays and estuaries affect carbonate chemistry are due to start this spring and summer. The principal investigators are George Waldbusser of Oregon State University, who will focus on Netarts Bay; Jennifer Ruesink of the University of Washington, working in collaboration with the Washington Department of Natural Resources Continue reading →