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AltaSea: Trending – October 12, 2016

  A monthly round-up of news and trends important to the AltaSea community. Marine Science Leonardo DiCaprio and Google Launched a Free Tool to Crowd-Spy on Illegal Fishing From Space (QZ) For the first time, anyone with an internet connection can see global fishing activity and track commercial fishing vessels in near real-time — for […]

AltaSea marine research center in San Pedro gets $3 million federal grant

The Daily Breeze (http://www.dailybreeze.com) By Staff reports A $3 million federal grant for AltaSea, the new marine research facility being created on the San Pedro waterfront, was announced Wednesday by U.S. Rep. Janice Hahn, D-San Pedro. The grant comes from the Economic Development Administration and the funds will go toward modernizing City Dock No. 1, AltaSea’s […]

AltaSea: Beacon – September 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 AltaSea: Beacon provides updates on AltaSea’s activities, education and community programs and other priority initiatives.  San Pedro Celebrates the Arrival of E/V Nautilus This week we welcomed the renowned explorer Dr. Robert Ballard and the Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) to the Port of Los Angeles. The community event, which attracted hundreds of […]