Oregon Sea Grant Program Development Projects (2018)

  • Stress response of gray whales to seismic acoustic disturbance, Leigh Torres, Oregon Sea Grant/OSU Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Marine Mammal Institute
  • Distribution and ecology of the pelagic tunicate Pyrosoma atlanticum in the northern California Current during the 2017 bloomKelly Sutherland, UO, Oregon Institute of Marine Biology

Oregon Sea Grant Omnibus Grant-Funded Projects (2018-20)

NOAA Sea Grant Aquaculture Research (2017-20)

  • Improved delivery of water-soluble nutrients to marine fish larvae to promote expansion of US commercial aquaculture, Chris Langdon, OSU Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment Station and Department of Fisheries and Wildlife (2017-20)
  • Improving the Safety of Shellfish Consumption with Probiotic-Supplemented Depuration and Improved Diagnostics, Claudia Häse, OSU College of Veterinary Medicine (2017-19)

Oregon Sea Grant SEED Projects (2017)

  • Gooseneck barnacles (Pollicipes polymerus) on the Oregon Coast; Population description, feasibility of a fishery, fishery enhancement, and aquaculture, Alan Shanks, UO Oregon Institute of Marine Biology
  • Envisioning a Resilient Oregon Coast: Co-developing alternative futures for adaptation planning and decision-making, Peter Ruggiero, OSU CEOAS
  • Retrodicting earthquake source characteristics from tsunami inundation along the Oregon coast, Andrew Meigs, OSU CEOAS
  • The value of Oregon's deep-sea habitat to Oregonians, Andrew Thurber, OSU CEOAS

Oregon Sea Grant Program Development Projects (2017)

  • Integrating local students into coastal ecology research in Port Orford, Oregon, Leigh Torres, Oregon Sea Grant/OSU Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Marine Mammal Institute
  • Evaluation of Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required for Veterinarians Practicing Aquatic Medicine, Tim Miller-Morgan, Oregon Sea Grant/Aquatic Animal Health Program
  • European Green Crab Control Methods: Sex Pheromones as Novel Tools for Monitoring and Control, Sylvia Yamada, OSU, Integrative Biology
  • Diet, energy budget and predation impact of early-juvenile coastal Pacific hake in the Northern California Current, Kim Bernard, OSU, CEOAS
  • A portable deep core for quantitatively sampling burrowing macroinvertebrates at greater than 1 meter depths, John Chapman, OSU, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
  • Microplastics in our food? – Providing a baseline for microplastic concentrations in the tissues of Oregon’s commercially and recreationally important Pacific oysters and razor clams, Elise Granek, PSU, Environmental Science & Management  See video
  • Sustainable Fisheries Workshop (AKA Fins, Fishes, and Fisheries), Tracy Crews, Oregon Sea Grant

Oregon Sea Grant Internal Resources Projects (2017)

  • Engaging Collaborative College Pathways for Native American Youth in Coastal Tribes, Guillermo Giannico, Oregon Sea Grant/OSU Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
  • Students as Citizen Scientists: Research and Learning Aboard the R/V Pacific Storm, Tracy Crews, Oregon Sea Grant

Oregon Sea Grant Internal Resilience Projects (2017)

  • Collaborative Problem Solving and Prevention for Oregon’s Entangled Whales: Creating Oregon’s Cetacean Entanglement Community of Interest (COI) Group, Amanda Gladics, Oregon Sea Grant Extension Fisheries Management
  • Building Community Resilience Using Tsunami Quests to Enhance Public Hazards Preparedness and Awareness, Caitlin Goodwin, Oregon Sea Grant STEM Communication and Quests

Oregon Sea Grant Omnibus Grant-Funded Projects (2016-18)

Oregon Sea Grant Program Development Projects (2016)

  • Development of a Sustainable Gooseneck Barnacle Fishery; Initial Investigations, Alan Shanks, UO Oregon Institute of Marine Biology
  • Research development for coastal flood monitoring using Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), Jihye Park, OSU, School of Civil and Construction Engineering
  • Evaluation of marine science quiz bowls (Salmon Bowl/National Ocean Science Bowl [SB/NOSB]): what role does it play in recruiting talent to Land/Sea Grant universities and thus achieve their mission?, Flaxen Conway, OSU, Oregon Sea Grant and School of Public Policy