CalCOFI is a long-term, interdisciplinary, cross-sectoral ecosystem research program off the coast of California that holistically studies the physics, biogeochemistry, and biology of the marine environment to inform the sustainable management of marine resources in the context of climate change
Fisheries Biology and Management
Fisheries biology and management is the study of marine environments and the monitoring and management of their living resources. The field includes ecological studies and analysis, population modeling, data collection, and working with communities to ensure sustainability.
Centers, Labs, and Programs
Promotes interdisciplinary research and educational approaches to maintain the integrity of ocean ecosystems and manage their use in the face of rapid and inevitable global change.
Dedicated to generating and disseminating scientific information that has a direct, positive impact on conservation and management issues and policies in the region.