Priya Shukla

Shellfish Aquaculture in a Changing Ocean

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CAN WE HELP OYSTER GROWERS BY MONITORING SEAWATER CHEMISTRY?

In the media: What Oysters Reveal About Sea Change. (New York Times)

Data in real time: "CenCOOS Hog Island Burkeolater".


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DO CERTAIN RED ABALONE EXHIBIT GENETIC RESISTANCE TO OCEAN ACIDIFICATION?

In the media: Bay Area Scientists Saving Abalone From the Future. (NBC Bay Area)


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Can we use larval and juvenile mussels As bio-indicators of ocean acidification? 

Gaylord, B., Rivest, E., Hill, T., Sanford, E., Shukla, P., Ninokawa, A., Ng, G. California mussels as bio-indicators of ocean acidification. A Report for California‚Äôs Fourth Climate Change Assessment. Submitted.


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Can seagrass beds locally mitigate the effects of ocean acidification? 

In the media: Researchers in Newport optimistic that eelgrass can reduce carbon and acidity in seawater. (LA Times)

Related publication: Koweek et al. 2018. Expected limits on the ocean acidification buffering potential of a temperate seagrass meadow. Ecological Applications