Photo Friday: Fish Conservation Feast

Some conservation milestones are worthy of a feast, such as the  establishment of two new Fish Conservation Zones (FCZs), or freshwater protected areas, in the Mekong River Read More…

Bird Bonanza: Sooty Shearwater Migration

Mid-summer to mid-fall is a time when our Santa Cruz office and the rest of the Monterey Bay witnesses the arrival of thousands of international visitors. These Read More…

Film Friday: Banana Bugs in Laos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ydFP00kPyBk&t Snacks can be found just about anywhere in Laos, including among banana leaves - and we're not talking about the bananas. In today's Film Friday, our Read More…

Understanding How Fish Deal with Drought

Drought is a frightening word for any creature that lives in water.  Aquatic animals in regions like California that have historically experienced frequent droughts have evolved remarkable Read More…

Photo Friday – Snorkel Search

We recently completed a snorkel survey of the Big Chico Creek Ecological Reserve to count rainbow trout – and snapped this shot of the search in action. Read More…