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Joint lab meetings with Biogeography Lab

We are going to experiment with doing joint meetings with the Biogeography Lab (Frank Davis) this fall. At the moment we are scheduled for Thursdays at 3PM – place and initial meeting date TBA Advertisements

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James’s stochastic connectivity paper is now out in Am Nat!

Watson, J.R., B.E. Kendall, D.A. Siegel, and S. Mitarai. 2012. Changing seascapes, stochastic connectivity, and marine metapopulation dynamics. American Naturalist 180: 99-112. [link] Abstract The probability of dispersal from one habitat patch to another is a key quantity in our … Continue reading

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Crow’s paper on coordinated ecosystem management now in print

White, C., C. Costello, B.E. Kendall, and C.J. Brown. 2012. The value of coordinated management of interacting ecosystem services. Ecology Letters, 15: 509-519. [link] Abstract Coordinating decisions and actions among interacting sectors is a critical component of ecosystem-based management, but … Continue reading

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Crow’s paper on marine spatial planning is out in PNAS

Crow, with Ben Halpern and Carrie Kappel, looks at the tradeoffs between wind energy, whale watching, and two commercial fisheries in Massachusetts, using spatial arrangement of the wind farms as the control variable. They plot out a four-dimensional Pareto efficiency … Continue reading

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Two recently accepted papers

Congratulations, James and Crow! Watson, J.R., B.E. Kendall, D.A. Siegel, and S. Mitarai. In press. Changing seascapes, stochastic connectivity and marine metapopulation dynamics. American Naturalist. White, C., C. Costello, B.E. Kendall, and C.J. Brown. In press. The value of coordinated … Continue reading

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Rachel to speak in IGPMS colloquium next Tuesday

IGPMS Winter Colloquium Tuesday, February 14, 2012 12:00 noon Marine Science Auditorium 1302 Rachel Simons Earth Research Institute, UC Santa Barbara “ Modeling larval connectivity in the Southern California Bight: The impact of hidden parameters” Abstract Larval connectivity in the … Continue reading

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Congratulations Dr. Yau!

Annie gave an outstanding presentation on her dissertation yesterday afternoon, and her committee signed off enthusiastically.  Annie will be celebrating at Dargan’s tonight. Great job!

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