Research Lab a Part of Large NSF Study Related to Restoring Kelp in the Face of Climate Change

We are excited to announce that our lab, along with the research lab of Sean Craig from the Biology department, are going to be part of a large NSF project led by Marissa Baskett of UC Davis to explore the social-ecological system connect to kelp ecosystems in Northern California. The HD lab will contribute to gathering information related to the socioeconomic systems connected to kelp. New graduate student Jocelyn Enevoldsen will be working as a part of that project. Press release is here.

Purple sea urchins actively grazing on kelp off the coast of Mendocino County, California. (Photo by Chris Teague)

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