The first Pacific Northwest Oceanographic Research Meeting was first convened by the Partnership for Interdisciplinary Studies of Coastal Oceans (PISCO) in April 2000. The mission of the meeting is to bring together scientists examining physical oceanographic patterns and processes off the coasts of Washington, Oregon, and northern California. Our objectives are to enable sharing of and discussion about research plans, to facilitate collaborations, and to share information about oceanographic research with an interdisciplinary audience.
Feb 14-18: AAAS Annual Meeting Special Session: Strange Days on Planet Ocean: New Insights on the Impacts of Climate Change.
The public is invited to attend a special session of the California Islands Symposium about the first five years of monitoring the Channel Islands Marine Protected Area network.
The special session is on Thursday, February 7, 2008, at 6:00 - 9:00 pm, and Friday, February 8, 2008, at 8:00 am - 5:00 pm at the Embassy Suites Mandalay Beach - Hotel & Resort, 2101 Mandalay Beach Road in Oxnard, California.