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April 12, 2010

An ingenious high school student and former Center for Coastal Margin Observation & Prediction (CMOP) summer intern has come up with a new low-profile nitrate sensor that can do just that.

March 30, 2010

Karen Wegner, CMOP Director of K-12 Education, was recently recognized as a valued partner in education by the Northwest Regional Education Service District (NWRESD).

January 21, 2010

Tom Sanford, Ph.D., an investigator with the Center for Coastal Margin Observation & Prediction (CMOP) and oceanographer at the Applied Physics Laboratory of the University of Washington (APL-UW), has been awarded The Henry Stommel Research Award by the American Meteorological Society.

June 16, 2009

Nirzwan Bandolin, an OHSU graduate student in the lab of Dr, António Baptista, was the first student to present an electronic poster at the 2009 Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) 20th Biennial Conference.

November 27, 2009

The Center for Coastal Margin Observation & Prediction (CMOP) at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) will honor Alan Parker, attorney and scholar. Parker is being honored for his efforts to bring people together around river-to-ocean ecosystems, climate change effects, and indigenous knowledge systems.

September 30, 2009

In the summer of 2006, marine life was devastated by hypoxia (low-oxygen) in the coastal waters of the Quinault Indian Nation (QIN). Today the tribe is gaining a better understanding of hypoxia in their coastal waters with assistance from the Center for Coastal Margin Observation & Prediction (CMOP).

August 28, 2009

The center is using two ships, robotic underwater vehicles, and other tools to peform research in the Pacific Northwest coastal-offshore region and the Columbia River estuary. This field campaign will expand on the work done earlier in the year and provide a summer condition contrast to the earlier spring freshet campaign.

August 21, 2009

How does a Navajo veteran studying anthropology at Portland State University get the opportunity to research Pacific Northwest Indians and the Columbia River? It all started with an internship.

August 3, 2009

When she applied to CMOP's teachers program, Stephanie Kelley, a high school science teacher in Portland, Oregon, hoped to experience coastal margin research firsthand. After spending time in the field and the lab, she gained a better understanding of how scientists collect and utilize data.

July 20, 2009

OHSU graduate students Michelle Maier and Wendy Smythe have each received a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program award that recognizes outstanding graduate students pursuing research-based masters and doctoral degrees.


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