Environment + Sustainability

  • Researchers explore technologies to monitor large-scale, giant kelp farms designed to provide a novel energy source
  • On World Oceans Day, UCSB highlights some of the cutting-edge marine science research being conducted on behalf of the world’s oceans
  • Ocean acidification widespread in the California current, but pockets of protection exist
  • UC Santa Barbara’s Santa Cruz Island Reserve is a breathtaking view into California’s ecological past — and a beacon of optimism for its future
  • R/V Welcoma
    Geophysicist uses a new technique to investigate the underwater volcanoes that produce Earth’s tectonic plates
  • Scientists transform how marine data from the Ocean Health Index is made available for coastal management