Improving Water Quality in Greater Newport Harbor

Improving Water Quality in Greater Newport Harbor   Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017 Time: 7:00 - 9:00 pm Place: Oasis Senior Center, 801 Narcissus Ave, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625. Parking available on site. (Directions) The event is free and open to the public Invite your Facebook friends!     The Newkirk Center for Science & Society in collaboration [...]

Improving Water Quality in Greater Newport Harbor 2017-11-21T10:22:04+00:00

Advancing Coastal Resiliency in California and Beyond

Advancing Coastal Resiliency in California and Beyond Presented by UCI School of Social Ecology, UCI OCEANS, UCI Newkirk Center for Science and Society, Empowering Sustainability, and Blue Earth Consultants, a division of ERG Join us for a FREE workshop with some of the leading experts on building and implementing coastal resilience. Dates: July 19-20, 2017 [...]

Advancing Coastal Resiliency in California and Beyond 2017-11-01T09:34:35+00:00

PHOTOS: 2017 H2O Conference

PHOTOS: 2017 H2O Conference On May 22-24, 2017, UCI Oceans, Water UCI, and the UCI Sustainability Initiative in partnership with the California Shore and Beach Preservation Association (CSBPA), Southern California Wetlands Recovery Project (SCWRP), and the Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve (TRNERR) hosted the 2017 H2O Conference.  Headwaters to Ocean (H2O) was a two-day conference to [...]

PHOTOS: 2017 H2O Conference 2017-11-01T09:34:47+00:00

2017 UCI OCEANS Graduate Fellows

2017 UCI OCEANS Graduate Fellows UCI OCEANS is pleased to announce the 2017 UCI OCEANS Graduate Fellows. These students received fellowships in the amount of $2,000 to $10,000 to work over the next year on ocean-related activities that span disciplines and schools on campus.  The fellows are highlighted below. >> Download announcement flyer >> View [...]

2017 UCI OCEANS Graduate Fellows 2017-11-13T10:24:49+00:00

UCI OCEANS Faculty, Kate Mackey, Awarded Sloan Research Fellowship

UCI OCEANS Faculty, Kate Mackey, Awarded Sloan Research Fellowship By Nicole Block, Climate Communications Student Writer Dr. Katherine (Kate) Mackey, a member of the UCI OCEANS Initiative, was named a 2017 Sloan Research Fellow. This esteemed award includes a $60,000 grant to support future research. The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation presented 126 [...]

UCI OCEANS Faculty, Kate Mackey, Awarded Sloan Research Fellowship 2017-11-01T09:37:25+00:00

Two UCI OCEANS Faculty Receive ESA Fellowship

Two UCI OCEANS Faculty Receive ESA Fellowship By Nicole Block, Climate Communications Student Writer Two UC Irvine professors affiliated with the UCI OCEANS Initiative have each received a prestigious 2017 Ecological Society of America (ESA) fellowship. The ESA is a non-profit organization of scientists that supports the discipline of ecology through different avenues like [...]

Two UCI OCEANS Faculty Receive ESA Fellowship 2017-11-13T10:20:06+00:00

Call for Presentations: Headwaters to Ocean Conference

May 23-24, 2017 at the Beckman Center Call for Presentations Abstract Deadline: Friday, February 24th The Headwaters to Ocean (H2O) conference seeks to promote integration across disciplines, sectors, organizations, and institutions for common interests related to water, oceans, coastal environments, resilience, and terrestrial interfaces with marine systems. Conference participants will share results and implications of [...]

Call for Presentations: Headwaters to Ocean Conference 2017-11-01T09:38:37+00:00

2017 Graduate Student Fellowship

Download Flyer 2017 Graduate Student Fellowship UCI OCEANS is pleased to announce fellowship opportunities for graduate students interested in coast- and oceans- related research. This is the second year of the UCI Graduate Student Fellowship program. View previous fellowship projects. Proposals will be accepted from any graduate student in good standing at UC Irvine [...]

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One Month Only: Plastic Ocean Art Exhibit

About the Plastic Ocean Art Exhibit Download printable flyer The Plastic Ocean Project is coming to UCI! The project is bringing awareness about the growing pandemic of marine plastics across the country by turning it into art and leaving it on display at public venues. Bonnie Monteleone, the creator of the exhibit, has collected digital images [...]

One Month Only: Plastic Ocean Art Exhibit 2017-11-13T10:20:00+00:00

Headwaters to Oceans (H2O) Conference

Headwaters to Oceans (H2O) Conference Headwaters to Oceans (H2O) is a 2-day conference to promote integration across disciplines, sectors, organizations, and institutions around common interests related to water, oceans, coastal environments, resilience, and terrestrial interfaces with marine systems. Through dynamic panels, presentations, and working groups attendees will identify new challenges and advance solutions-oriented thinking [...]

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