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Sea surface temperature anomalies on Nov. 12, 2015. Image: NOAA

El Niño 2015-2016
Scripps is helping officials prepare for potential coastal impacts and flooding caused by intensified precipitation

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Rodney Moll, Kevin Hardy, Natalya Gallo

New Agreement Enlists Citizen Scientists in Support of Scripps Exploration at Sea
Collaboration with SeaKeepers leverages yachting vessels as platforms for science

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Scripps-Led Team Discovers Four New Deep-Sea Worm Species
Genetic analysis by Scripps team correctly pinpoints species on the tree of life

Sea surface temperature anomalies on Nov. 12, 2015. Image: NOAA

El Niño 2015-2016
Scripps is helping officials prepare for potential coastal impacts and flooding caused by intensified precipitation

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explorations now | Ocean & Earth Science Magazine

Caught fish displayed at Venice Marina in Venice, La.

Research Highlight: Study Finds Toxic Pollutants in Fish Across the World’s Oceans
Scripps researchers’ analysis shows highly variable pollutant concentrations in fish meat

A humpback whale breaches in San Diego Bay, Feb. 7, 2016. Photo: Chris Fitzsimmons/BAS

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Super Bowl Sunday Spectacle

Linda Chilton of USC Sea Grant leads citizen scientists on a tour of La Jolla Shores Jan. 20, 2016

From the Field: Empowering the Community through Citizen Science
Student will evaluate program enlisting public’s help in documenting El Niño

From the Porthole | Notices and Campus news

Linda Chilton of USC Sea Grant leads citizen scientists on a tour of La Jolla Shores Jan. 20, 2016

From the Field: Empowering the Community through Citizen Science
Student will evaluate program enlisting public’s help in documenting El Niño

Joshua Stewart and a giant manta ray.

Scripps Grad Student Receives Prestigious Environmental Fellowship
Joshua Stewart named as a Switzer Environmental Fellow by the Robert and Patricia Switzer Foundation

Katharine Anderson Ritter Fellow

Scripps Lecture Captures Ocean Science Exploration between World Wars
Ritter Fellowship winner Katharine Anderson to give free public lecture on Feb. 8 at 3 p.m.