Education and exploration ships come to Port of Los Angeles
AltaSea Partners With Ballard, OET On Ocean Education
September 14, 2016

Following a celebratory welcoming flotilla of ships greeting one of the world’s most advanced ocean-exploration vessels, AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles, Los Angeles City Councilmember Joe Buscaino and scientist Dr. Robert Ballard of the Ocean Exploration Trust announced the …

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Camilla to the Rescue
June 25, 2015

By James Preston Allen, Publisher and Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor I interviewed Camilla Townsend a few weeks ago about vision, consensus building and leadership—particularly in light of her work with the Port of Los Angeles High School and the on-dock …

Lease approved for urban marine research center at Port of Los Angeles
October 17, 2013

SAN PEDRO >> In the coming years, an unused, aging 100-year-old pier at the Port of Los Angeles will be the future home of an urban marine research center, a move that will generate hundreds of jobs and transform the …

100-year-old LA Port pier to become mega modern marine research center
June 23, 2013

By Lisa Brenner Katz There’s been a swell development on the L.A. waterfront. Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Port of L.A. officials announced Monday plans  to transform a 100-year-old San Pedro pier into an “urban marine research and innovation center” called …

Los Angeles unveils plans for ocean-research centre
June 21, 2013

Facility focused on coastal sustainability comes with hefty US$500-million price tag. By Virginia Gewin California has no shortage of high-profile marine research institutes — from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla in the south, to the Monterey Bay …

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