The importance of transparency and contributing to sustainable markets

At California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB), some students share the enthusiasm of the emblematic sea otter for delicious...

Offshore deep sea canyon fascinates Monterey Peninsula

Not often realized by many is the fact that some of the world’s deepest valleys, highest peaks and largest...

Agriculture and its lessons in sourcing food sustainability

What is aquaculture? Aquaculture is farming fish, or agriculture, in the water. There is currently a lot of development...

Simple alternatives to plastic

As we become more aware of the detrimental effects plastic has on the environment, we may feel despair and...

New year, new you

As the new year has come at us full throttle, remember your goals that you set at the end...

Millions potentially at risk due to earthquakes in the San Francisco...

Two earthquakes, happening just a day apart, shook the San Francisco Bay Area in more ways than one last...

The environmental effects of various fishing methods

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Understanding fishery designations supports sustainability

Buying seafood responsibly can be incredibly confusing. There are so many hurdles that we, as consumers, must jump in...

How to be a green student

Spring semester has begun here at California State University, Monterey Bay. With the new release of “Tidying up with...

Whalefest returns to Monterey Bay

Marine animal enthusiasts gathered in large numbers over the weekend at the ninth annual Whalefest to educate themselves and...

TrueBlue

Hello everybody, I am an undergraduate student here at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) majoring in environmental studies....

Warmer winter weather in 2018

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released its annual winter outlook report in October, revealing predictions for warmer-than-average...

The U.N. climate change report and CSUMB

Dr. Natalie Mahowald, a professor in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Cornell University, released “Special Report...

U.N. Climate Report Abroad

When I was a sophomore undergrad, I studied abroad. I was in the United Kingdom (England) for the entire...

CSUMB Green Office Certification

In order to quantify green initiatives on campus, California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) student Robert Harding, in collaboration...

What? Oatmilk?

With so many milk alternatives, it is important to consider what might be the most sustainable option. Everything we...

It’s fine, I’ll recycle it

91 percent of all plastic created does not get recycled. Even if plastic is thrown away, it does not...

Senate Bill 100 sets standard for California renewable energy

Senate Bill 100 (SB100), also known as the 100 Percent Clean Energy Act of 2018, was approved by Governor...

CSUMB Ocean Candidates Forum 2018

Have you ever been interested in asking specific questions to potential political candidates about issues you feel strongly about?...

A forest in our own backyard

Have you ever gone exploring in the Fort Ord National Monument? You may be surprised to learn that there...