Environment + Sustainability

  • Zegar Family Foundation gifts UCSB $1.04 million to address impacts of climate change through science
  • Climatologists render skillful predictions of drought and food insecurity that help avert famine
  • Marine ecologists study the effects of giant kelp on groups of organisms in the underwater forest ecosystem
  • Researchers model tradeoffs and opportunities for aquaculture development in the Southern California Bight
  • Researchers develop a novel approach to understanding the overall health of some of the Pacific’s most vibrant reefs
  • Douglas McCauley is named an early career fellow of the Ecological Society of America