The Stanford Woods Institute hosted an Ocean Salon focusing on research solutions to protect the ocean and its resources. Faculty from Stanford and Duke universities discussed their work on effective ocean and coastal management, climate change impacts on marine life and conserving large ocean species.

Presenters:

Barbara Block, Charles and Elizabeth Prothro Professor in Marine Sciences and Senior Fellow-Woods Institute, Stanford University;

Meg Caldwell, Executive Director, Center for Ocean Solutions and Senior Lecturer-Stanford Woods Institute, Stanford University;

Larry Crowder, Acting Science Director, Center for Ocean Solutions and Stephen Toth Professor of Marine Biology, Duke University;

Robert B. Dunbar, W.M. Keck Professor of Earth Science and Senior Fellow-Stanford Woods Institute, Stanford University;

Jeffrey Koseff, Perry L. McCarty Director of the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment, Stanford University;

Stephen R. Palumbi, Harold A. Miller Professor in Marine Sciences and Senior Fellow-Stanford Woods Institute, Stanford University