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The Melange that is Moss Landing, CA

When you learn to sail in the Monterey Bay, you hear a lot about Moss Landing. Sometimes you’re told to point a boat at the town because the unsightly smokestacks of its electrical plant are impossible to miss. 883 more words

okay i am way too hyper right now - kayaking pics!

sorry guys. i was really really looking forward to dedicating today’s blog post to you guys meeting my dog PIERRE, who is the light of my life and my greatest bundle of joy and energy.   193 more words

A few hours in Elkhorn Slough

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3 girlfriends and I joined one our favorite Photography Meet-Up groups for a morning in Elkhorn Slough, Moss Landing, CA. 496 more words


Elkhorn Slough: 2015 Burrowing Owl Workshop

The Elkhorn Slough Coastal Training Program is once again sponsoring the Burrowing Owl Workshop 2015 for the second year running with presenter Dr. Lynne Trulio (Department Chair, Environmental Studies, San Jose State). 162 more words

Natural History

Study shows farm, urban runoff affect fish abundance

‘We are finding hypoxic areas wherever we look’

Staff Report

FRISCO — Nutrient pollution from farming has seeped into nearly every corner of a California estuary, affecting the abundance of fish in the important marine nursery, according to new research by scientists with the University of California at Santa Cruz and The Nature Conservancy. 885 more words


Sea otter insights: monitoring apex predators in Elkhorn Slough

Michelle Staedler stands atop a hill above Elkhorn Slough. It’s low tide – low enough to see the green eelgrass just under the surface of the water. 782 more words

Conservation Research

Monterey, CA: Whale Watching

Spring in California is an incredible time to go on a whale watching excursion. The whales are still migrating at this time which makes for an active outing. 252 more words