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April 28, 2009

Investigating Responses of Pacific Salmon to Climate Change
Principal Investigator: Christine Petersen

Petersen is examining previous adaptations by salmon to changing conditions, and intends to interpret their ability to react with a behavioral or evolutionary response to future stresses. She will also identify conservation strategies that best promote resilience.

April 24, 2009

In the Zone: Comprehensive Ocean Protection 
Carrie Kappel et al.
Issues in Science and Technology
  Spring 2009     
Press Release


April 16, 2009

Map of Human Impacts to a “Pristine” Coral Reef Ecosystem, the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument
K.A. Selkoe, B.S. Halpern, C.M. Ebert, et al. Coral Reefs  Online 03/25/09

March 18, 2009

Erik Nelson et al.
Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 7(1) 4-11


February 25, 2009

KCLU-FM Features NCEAS Research
February 25, 2009

Eliana E. Bontti et al.
Global Change Biology Early View, 1/2009

February 23, 2009

Collaborations Among Ecologists and Social Scientists
Principal Investigator: John Parker

Parker is exploring interdisciplinary collaborations among ecologists and social scientists, attempting to understand what happens when these types of scientists meet, and how best to organize this type of interdisciplinary research.

January 26, 2009

Emergence and Maintenance of Nutrient Limitation over Multiple Timescales in Terrestrial Ecosystems
Duncan Menge et al.
American Naturalist
173(2) 164-175

December 22, 2008

Pyrogeography: Fire's Place in Earth System Science
Principal Investigators: David Bowman and Jennifer Balch
December 22, 2008

Fleishman is Director of Conservation & Resource Management at NCEAS.

December 9, 2008

The most widely used software package for the development of state-of-the-art fisheries stock assessment methods is now available free of charge. NCEAS is a partner in this project funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. 
December 9, 2008

New Interactive-Mapping Website
Recent research at NCEAS produced the first-ever maps of the cumulative impact of humans on the world's oceans. Results from this work and all of the data layers that produced these maps can now be queried online.



December 2, 2008 Interviews Jim Elser About His Emerging Research Front Paper
Global Analysis of Nitrogen and Phosphorus Limitation of Primary Producers in Freshwater, Marine and Terrestrial Ecosystems
JJ Elser et al.  Abstract