Current Major HSU Marine Research Projects

COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: OCEAN ACIDIFICATION: RUI: MULTIPLE STRESSOR EFFECTS OF OCEAN ACIDIFICATION AND HYPOXIA ON BEHAVIOR, PHYSIOLOGY, AND GENE EXPRESSION OF TEMPERATE REEF FISHES (2015-2018)

NSF $272,951

  • Eric Bjorkstedt, Humboldt State University and NOAA Southwest Fisheries Science Center 
  • Jeff Abell, Humboldt State University
  • Brian Tissot, Humboldt State University

BASELINE CHARACTERIZATION OF ESTUARINE ECOSYSTEMS (2014-2016)

California Ocean Science Trust

  • Frank Shaughnessy, Humboldt State University, fjs3@humboldt.edu
  • Timothy Mulligan, Humboldt State University
  • John Largier, Bodega Marine Laboratory, UC Davis
  • Adam Wagschal, H.T. Harvey & Associates
  • Stephen Kullmann, Wiyot Tribe

BASELINE CHARACTERIZATION OF SANDY BEACH AND SURF-ZONE ECOSYSTEMS(2014-2016)

California Ocean Science Trust

  • Karina Nielsen, Sonoma State University, karina.nielsen@sonoma.edu
  • Sean Craig, Humboldt State University
  • Timothy Mulligan, Humboldt State University
  • Jenifer Dugan, Marine Science Institute, UC Santa Cruz
  • Rosa Laucci, Smith River Rancheria

BASELINE CHARACTERIZATION OF ROCKY INTERTIDAL ECOSYSTEMS (2014-2016)

California Ocean Science Trust

  • Sean Craig, Humboldt State University, sean.craig@humboldt.edu
  • Andrew Kinziger, Humboldt State University
  • Joe Tyburczy, California Sea Grant Extension, UC San Diego
  • Ivano Aiello, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, San Jose State University Research Foundation
  • Peter Raimondi, UC Santa Cruz
  • Rosa Laucci, Smith River Rancheria
  • Brian Tissot, Humboldt State University

BASELINE CHARACTERIZATION OF NEARSHORE ROCKY REEFS AND KELP FORESTS (2014-2016)

California Ocean Science Trust

  • Sean Craig, Humboldt State University, sean.craig@humboldt.edu 
  • Ryan Jenkinson, Humboldt State University
  • Adam Wagschal, H.T. Harvey & Associates 

BASELINE CHARACTERIZATION OF NEARSHORE FISH COMMUNITIES ASSOCIATED WITH ROCKY REEF HABITATS (2014-2016)

California Ocean Science Trust

  • Timothy Mulligan, Humboldt State University, tjm2@humboldt.edu 
  • Dave Hankin, Humboldt State University
  • Joe Tyburczy, California Sea Grant Extension, UC San Diego
  • Drew Barrett, Humboldt State University

BASELINE CHARACTERIZATION OF SEABIRDS (2014-2016)

California Ocean Science Trust

  • Richard Golightly, Humboldt State University, Richard.Golightly@humboldt.edu
  • Daniel Barton, Humboldt State University
  • Phil Capitolo, Institute of Marine Sciences, UC Santa Cruz
  • W. Breck Tyler, Institute of Marine Sciences, UC Santa Cruz
  • Craig Strong, Crescent Coastal Research
  • Daniel Robinette, Point Blue Conservation Science
  • Jaime Jahnke, Point Blue Conservation Science

BASELINE CHARACTERIZATION OF HUMAN USES AND THE SOCIOECONOMIC DIMENSIONS OF MPAs (2014-2016)

California Ocean Science Trust

  • Steven Hackett, Humboldt State University, Steven.Hackett@humboldt.edu
  • Laurie Richmond, Humboldt State University
  • Cheryl Chen, Point 97
  • Charles Steinback, Point 97

CHARACTERIZATION AND INDICATORS OF OCEANOGRAPHIC CONDITIONS (2014-2015)

California Ocean Science Trust

  • Eric Bjorkstedt, Humboldt State University and NOAA Southwest Fisheries Science Center,eric.bjorkstedt@noaa.gov
  • Brian Tissot, Humboldt State University
  • John Largier, Bodega Marine Laboratory, UC Davis
  • William Sydeman, Farallon Institute for Advanced Ecosystem Research
  • Marisol Garcia-Reyes, Farallon Institute for Advanced Ecosystem Research