Monthly Archives: November 2014


  YOU CAN HELP ORCA CONSERVANCY EARN DONATIONS JUST BY SHOPPING WITH YOUR FRED MEYER REWARDS CARD! Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million per year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, based on where their customers tell them to give. Here’s how … Continue reading

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A Shallow Water Dead Zone In Puget Sound

10 Nov, 2014 By Ron Shimek with illustrations by Jan Kocian Introduction Over the past many years when I have spoken to many aquarists, students, and other audiences about modern and ancient biology, one of the implicit themes for my … Continue reading

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Effects of Ocean Acidification on Marine Species & Ecosystems

Oceana/Juan Carlos Calvin Oceana acidification may cause many negative effects on a variety of marine species and ecosystems, which would have rippling consequences throughout the entire ocean. One of the most devastating impacts of rising ocean acidity could be the … Continue reading

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