This is our on-going lecture series–now virtual!
Join from anywhere in the world via zoom.
Interested in presenting? Contact [email protected] with a brief bio and description of your talk. We’ll be in touch!
Previous Talks and Resources
August 8, 2022: A Tale of Two Whales: Nathaniel Mills discusses the Noyo Center academic paper recently published in the Ecological Society of America journal, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment
JULY 19, 2022: Aquaculture Techniques in the Restoration of Bull Kelp. Daniel Gossard joins us from Moss Landing Marine Laboratories at San Jose State University
JULY 6, 2022: The Life History and Captive Rearing of the Sunflower Sea Star, Pycnopodia helianthoides. Michael Brito from the Noyo Center for Marine Science is our guest presenter.
JUNE 16, 2022: Birds and the Marine Food Web: Tim Bray, President of the Mendocino Coast Audubon Society, joins us for this presentation.
APRIL 12, 2022: Biotoxin Monitoring of Coastal California: Our guest is Steve Etter, Environmental Scientist with the California Department of Public Health
MARCH 16, 2022: Gray Whale Migration: Jeff Jacobsen moderates a panel of experts on gray whale migration.
FEBRUARY 24, 2022: Endangered Hawaiian Monk Seals: Dr. Sophie Whoriskey, Hawaiian Monk Seal Conservation Veterinarian at the Ke Kai Ola Hawaiian Monk Seal Hospital, Marine Mammal Center, Kona, Hawai‘i
JANUARY 19, 2022: Steller Sea Lion Research: with Andrew Trites, Director, Marine Mammal Research Unit, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
DECEMBER 2021: What’s Washed Ashore in 2021: Stranding Report with Sarah Winter Grimes and Sue Pemberton
DECEMBER 2021: The Art of Discovering Whales with Larry Foster, Author and Whale Artist
OCTOBER 2021: Marine Mammal Strandings and Unusual Mortality Events Along the Pacific Coast with Dr. Cara Field
SEPTEMBER 2021: Salmon and Steelhead of Coastal Mendocino County with Sarah Gallagher
SEPTEMBER 2021: Large Whale Entanglement Response with Jack Barkowski
AUGUST 2021: Feeding Ecology and Physiology of Baleen Whales with special guest Geraldine Busquets-Vass
JULY 2021: Whale and Ocean Acoustics with Jeff Jacobsen and Special Guests Yvonne Barkley, Michelle Fournet & Michael Stocker
JULY 2021: Part 2: Beyond Curious Encounters: Bubble Rings & Humpback Whales with Jodi Frediani and Fred Sharpe
JUNE 2021: Marine Heat Waves vs. Upwelling along the Northern California Coast with Marisol Garcia-Reyes
MAY 2021: Part 1: Humpback Whale Communications Systems with Fred Sharpe
APRIL 2021: Beneath the Surface: Studying the Underwater World of Baleen Whales with Ari Friedlaender
MAR 2021: Tour of CA Academy of Sciences Marine Mammal Research Collection with Moe Flannery
MAR 2021: A Small Piece of a Large Puzzle: Investigating the prey quality and foraging choices of gray whales on the Oregon coast with Lisa Hildebrand
MAR 2021: Overeating and Spending Time in with the Kids: Whales in the Alaskan Arctic with Janet Clarke
FEB 2021: Kelp Forest Restoration Project with Tristin McHugh, Morgan Murphy-Cannella, Ian Norton, and Kristen Elsmore
FEB 2021: The Secret Language of Elephant Seals with Carolyn Casey
JAN 2021: CA King Tides Project with Annie Frankel
MAY 2020: The History and Happenings of the Mendocino Coast Field Station with Brianna Zuber (video coming soon)
MARCH 2020: Gray Whales and Recent Migration Changes with Tanya Smart (video coming soon)
FEB 2020: A 100-year History of Ocean Acidification on the California Coast with Emily Osborne(video coming soon)
SEPT 2019: Mill Site History with Linda Ruffing
APRIL 2019: Oceanography with Andy Jahn