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Starfish babies offer glimmer of hope amid mass die-off

...previous 15 years combined, said Pete Raimondi, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of California, Santa Cruz.Not all the sites have seen juveniles and it hasn't been broad. "It doesn't mean all the sites...
Biologists investigate mysterious sun star beach stranding

...death follows within three or four days.She sent pictures of the specimen to another researcher at the University of California, Santa Cruz, which runs a national wasting syndrome monitoring program and database, just to be sure. That researcher...
Paper looks at a future without carnivores

Carnivores play an important role in our worldwide ecosystems and, according to a paper released today from a team of scientists, a world without these species is scarier than a world with them.
Flynn, Glanville wed

...Cathy Connor and Rod Flynn of Douglas. She graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School and attended the University of California - Santa Cruz. She is a graduate student of ecology, evolution and conservation biology at San Francisco State University...
Did whaling cause decline in sea otters?

...other a lot." Jim Estes, a research scientist for the U.S. Geological Survey and adjunct professor at University of California Santa Cruz, acknowledged that the conclusions were speculative and there is room for more work. He suggested that...
College Corner: Gaining confidence off the bench for her team (12-5-1 overall through Oct. 31, 11-3-1 Rainier Conference). University of California Santa Cruz freshman defender Laura Flynn (Juneau-Douglas) has not scored in six games (one start) for the Banana...
Freshman phenom

...Honor Roll for the 2002-03 academic year, earning bronze honors for a 3.17 GPA in exercise science. University of California-Santa Cruz sophomore Erin Flynn (Juneau-Douglas) was a defender-midifielder for the Banana Slugs. The Juneau...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

``I've always been trying to mesh two halves of myself, trying to meld the art and the science into one,'' said Hocker, who is a free-lance scientific illustrator and part-time nature teacher. Every day she goes outside to sketch, usually to the wetlands or beaches.
Sports Digest

...Tournament. The Pirates received an at-large bid to the 60-team tournament. Whitworth will take on University of California-Santa Cruz in the first round Saturday in Tacoma, Wash. It'll be Whitworth's first-ever national tournament...
Rice likes the ice

...until college. He studied biology at the University of Missouri, California State University and the University of California-Santa Cruz. Rice doesn't credit any particular thing with getting him into the sport. "I just got around a rink...


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