AltaSea: Trending – August 8, 2018
August 8, 2018

A monthly round-up of news and trends important to the AltaSea community. MARINE SCIENCE Should You Let a Shrimp Clean Your Teeth? (National Geographic) Cleaner shrimp make everyone smile, but videos show they don’t mind making those smiles even brighter.  …

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Styrofoam Pollution and the Ocean
July 13, 2018

By Mary Luna, Coastal and Marine Scientist, Heal the Bay During my student days I used to drive from downtown Los Angeles to Santa Monica for a relaxing run on the sand. I’ve always found the shoreline a peaceful place. …

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Reduce Plastic Pollution: AB 1884
July 2, 2018

By California Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D-Whittier), author of Assembly Bill 1884, which calls upon dine-in, full service restaurants to have a straws-upon-request policy. The California Coastal Commission has recorded roughly 835,425 plastic straws and stirrers collected between 1988 …

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AltaSea: Trending – June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018

A monthly round-up of news and trends important to the AltaSea community. MARINE SCIENCE A robot submarine found the ‘Holy Grail of shipwrecks.’ It’s worth billions. (The Washington Post) The San José, the largest galleon and the flagship of one …

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AltaSea: Trending – May 9, 2018
May 9, 2018

A monthly round-up of news and trends important to the AltaSea community. MARINE SCIENCE The quest to map the mysteries of the ocean floor (BBC) The sea’s terrain plays a critical role in our ecosystem. Underwater crests and valleys determine …

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