plastic trash on beach
Researchers summarize the current knowledge, identify data gaps, and provide future research directions for addressing microplastics effects in commercially valuable North American fishery species.
pile of prysomes being held in hands
A lesson for grades 9-12 created in response to the large number of pyrosomes showing up off the Oregon coast.
Cluster of anemone off the coast of Oregon
This article looks at the potential links between three common management strategies and potential mechanisms of resilience for marine populations and ecosystems, and provides guidance for future research.
Crew members on the Delma Ann haul in a crab pot and hit it against a banger bar to force the crustaceans out of the pot. Because of a fisherman's suggestion, researchers are looking for ergonomic banger bars.
This case study finds a need to transform short-term regional ocean condition forecast information into useful data products for a range of end users, considering their perceptions of uncertainty and risk associated with these forecasts.
This study provides insight on ways to effectively communicate policy-relevant information about the deep sea to an audience that has little to no prior knowledge of the ecosystem, yet who will be responsible for making use decisions of this habitat.
Sunset at beach in Boardman, Oregon
Scientists’ new research into ocean acidification and hypoxia revealed expression of OAH as coupled environmental stressors, their temporal and spatial variability, and impacts on species, ecological communities, and fisheries.