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A full stream runs after the October 2021s storm.

Field Updates October 2021: First Rain, Groundwater Recharge, and Runoff

Bioassessment 2021: the results are in! How healthy are local creeks? Plus a new video!

Eelgrass wrack

Updates from the Field, September 2021: Eelgrass wrack

Predicting Rain With Tarantula Math: Where folklore meets meteorology

Copyright Morro Bay National Estuary Program. A child looks at a something they've never seen before on the beach. It is a Pyrosoma atlanticum.

Morro Bay Wildlife Spotlight: Pyrosoma atlanticum

Salt marsh channels

Field Updates July 2021: Invasive Sea Lavender Monitoring in the Salt Marsh

Strawberry anemone, Ken-ichi U. Flickr

Photograph Friday: Wild Names for Wildlife in Morro Bay

Snapshot Cal Coast 2021: Calling All Community Scientists to Document Morro Bay’s Diversity

Makenzie, our Monitoring Projects Coordinator, at our site located on the Sandspit. Staff access the site via stand up paddle boards

Field Updates May 2021: Spring Eelgrass Monitoring

a striped shore crab peeks out from under a rock.

Morro Bay Wildlife Spotlight: Striped Shore Crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes)