*  Kelp Forests - SIMoN
Kelp Forests. Overview. Kelp forests extend throughout most of the nearshore waters of the Monterey Bay National Marine ... Kelp Forests Channel Islands Regional California Open Ocean Channel Islands Cordell Bank Greater Farallones Regional California ... Kelp Watch 2014. The purpose of Kelp Watch 2014 is to monitor California beds of giant kelp and bull kelp for Cesium-134 and ... Kelp Forests. Golden State Images features California marine wildlife and scenic coastal photography, including kelp forests.. ...
  https://sanctuarysimon.org/monterey-bay-nms/kelp-forest/
*  Sensitivity of infralittoral reef biotopes with kelp species to natural events
26 showed trends unique to one forest and 11 showed consistent patterns in both forests within a location. Only juvenile kelp ( ... Assemblages of macro- and microscopic species in two sublittoral kelp forests at each of four locations on the coast of central ... In Norway, experiments using sampling devices at varying distances from the kelp forest showed the dispersal range of a ... Kennelly & Underwood (1992) concluded that when kelp forests are described using quantitative data at several spatially ...
  http://www.ukmarinesac.org.uk/communities/infralittoral/ik4.htm
*  Fukushima radiation found in California kelp - SFGate
giant kelp concentrates radioactive iodine - for every 1 molecule in the water, there would be 10,000 in its tissues. The level ... Scientists from CSU Long Beach tested giant kelp collected off Orange County, Santa Cruz and other locations after the March ... Kelp off California was contaminated with short-lived radioisotopes a month after Japan's Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant ... of radioactive iodine found there - 2.5 becquerel per gram of dry weight - was 'well above' levels sampled in kelps prior to ...
  http://www.sfgate.com/science/article/Fukushima-radiation-found-in-California-kelp-3466414.php
*  Sensitivity of infralittoral reef biotopes with kelp species to human activities
... harvesting from live kelp beds is the most significant human activity directly affecting the kelp in the kelp forests. Other ... Kelp has traditionally been collected for use as an agricultural fertiliser and to improve soil structure. The change to ... The removal of predator species is known to have had major effects in Pacific and Eastern Canadian kelp beds. Effects of ... Very little information is available on the effects of human activities on species other than the kelps themselves and this is ...
  http://www.ukmarinesac.org.uk/communities/infralittoral/ik5.htm
*  The Toxoplasma Blog: January 2014
To test whether oocysts attach to kelp blades via EPS, we designed a laboratory experiment simulating the kelp forest canopy in ... as oocysts enter the kelp forest canopy, a portion adheres to the sticky kelp biofilms. Snails grazing this biofilm encounter ... Otter exposure to T. gondii has been linked to the consumption of marine turban snails in kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera) forests. ... Results of a dietary composition analysis of field-collected snails and of kelp biofilm indicate that snails graze the dense ...
  http://toxoplasmaparasite.blogspot.com/2014_01_01_archive.html
*  Kelp forest - Wikipedia
Kelp Forest & Rocky Subtidal Habitats Monterey Bay Aquarium Kelp Cam - watch a live feed from the Monterey Bay Aquarium's kelp ... In 2007, kelp forests were also discovered in tropical waters near Ecuador. Physically formed by brown macroalgae, kelp forests ... All of these are examples of ecosystem services provided specifically by kelp forests. Given the complexity of kelp forests - ... with excellent general information on kelp forests as well as specific information on Tasmanian kelp forests.. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kelp_forest
*  Global Impacts of Climate Change on Kelp Forest Ecosystems | NCEAS
Creation of a New Research Network: The Kelp Ecosystem Ecology Network - A group of approximately 50 kelp forest scientists are ... The kelp forests and climate change working group has now completed two NCEAS funded working group meetings. They are holding a ... Global Impacts of Climate Change on Kelp Forest Ecosystems. Submitted by donahue on 23 October 2012 - 2:51pm. ... The startling diversity of life that dwells in these kelp forests provides joy to avid divers, fishers, and diners around the ...
  https://www.nceas.ucsb.edu/featured/byrnes
*  Diver disturbance in kelp forests | Digital Commons of Moss Landing Marine Laboratories
An estimated 65,000 diver-days are spent in these kelp forests every year, resulting in a potential loss of 130,000 algal ... Schaeffer, T. N., Foster, M. S., Landrau, M. E., & Walder, R. K. (1999). Diver disturbance in kelp forests. California Fish and ... While diver disturbance on coral reefs has been assessed in a number of studies, disturbances in temperate kelp forests have ... We estimated diver disturbance in southern Monterey Bay giant kelp, Macrocystis pyrifera, forests by following 42 divers in ...
  http://islandora.mlml.calstate.edu/islandora/object/ir%3A1378
*  Monterey Bay Aquarium: Otters, jellies, robot -- oh my! (pictures) - Page 7 - CNET
A look at the aquarium's kelp forest tank. The kelp is capable of growing as much as eight inches a day, while kelp in nature ... During one of the daily feedings, a diver goes into the kelp forest tank to give food to the huge variety of fish in the tank. ... Thousands of sardines rush and push to get food during the last part of the feeding inside the kelp forest tank. ... Another sea tortoise pops its head up through the surface of the water in the aquarium's kelp forest tank. ...
  https://www.cnet.com/pictures/monterey-bay-aquarium-otters-jellies-robot-oh-my-pictures/7/
*  King Arthur: Legend of the Sword 3D | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/king-arthur-legend-of-the-sword-3d/Film?oid=6476910
*  Gunnin' for That #1 Spot | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/gunnin-for-that-1-spot/Film?oid=1441428
*  Boys & Girls Guide to Getting Down | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/boys-and-girls-guide-to-getting-down/Film?oid=1437543
*  Member Archives | Search | East Bay Express
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*  East Bay Express Image Search | Oakland, Berkeley, East Bay & California | EastBayExpress.com
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
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*  New Questions About Surveillance and Secrecy in Oakland | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ... Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/new-questions-about-surveillance-and-secrecy-in-oakland/Content?oid=3861811
*  Blade Runner | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/blade-runner/Film?oid=1441995
*  Berlin Syndrome | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/berlin-syndrome/Film?oid=6872285
*  All'Opera: Le Nozze di Figaro | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/allopera-le-nozze-di-figaro/Film?oid=5089275
*  The Blue Gardenia (1953) | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/the-blue-gardenia-1953/Film?oid=1439606
*  Walking on Dead Fish | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/walking-on-dead-fish/Film?oid=1442617
*  AC Transit Finally Buys American | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/ac-transit-finally-buys-american/Content?oid=3167704
*  Oakland's Surveillance Fight Continues | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/oaklands-surveillance-fight-continues/Content?oid=4026319
*  Unclean Hands at the Gill Tract? | East Bay Express
Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ... Abalone Collapse with Kelp Forests The widespread collapse of kelp forests off the Northern California coast has devastated ...
  https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/unclean-hands-at-the-gill-tract/Content?oid=3204032
*  The Wild Trees - Science NetLinks
In this lesson, students construct a model of a kelp forest.. The Save the Redwoods League site contains a wealth of ... information about redwood forests and efforts to restore and protect them.. Funder Info Science NetLinks is proud to have ... sciences and to learn the ways of the biology of the trees-especially the astonishing new world of the temperate rain-forest ...
  http://sciencenetlinks.com/lessons/the-wild-trees/