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In The News


In The News

Marine Conservation Initiative

Finding space for all in our crowded seas

By Juliet Eilperin Washington Post May 4, 2009

Emerging and existing uses of marine resources are leading to increasing competition for space in our oceans. Juliet Eilperin reports on a building consensus among different actors—including many of the foundation's grantees—who advocate marine spatial planning and area-based management.

Read the full article here.

Marine Microbiology Initiative

Seeing the small: Heidi Sosik and Rob Olson on their underwater camera

By Ari Daniel Shapiro Ocean Gazing February 20, 2009

Through support for the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Heidi Sosik and Rob Olson, have used flow cytometry to develop a whole new way of studying marine microbial ecology. Ari Shapiro reports by podcast.

Listen to the full story here.