February 16, 2023

UC Santa Barbara ecologist receives award for research on the interplay between plant physiology and ecosystem dynamics

February 16, 2022

Scientists describe an elusive example of abrupt evolution happening in columbines.

November 2, 2021

Marine microbiologist Alyson Santoro leads a collaboration to develop bioplastics for the marine environment.

October 19, 2021

Remoteness does not enhance coral reef resilience, according to marine ecologists

August 27, 2021

Where Have All the Sharks Gone?

April 7, 2021

Research finds that coral predators exert a much larger influence on young coral than expected.

March 25, 2021

Faculty member honored with early career fellowship for his work combining basic research with ecosystem management

March 24, 2021

Two research societies honor ecologist Erika Eliason for her work studying the effects of climate change on Pacific fish

February 22, 2021

A new model reveals how two radically different communities coexist beneath the canopies of California’s iconic kelp forests

December 9, 2020

Symbiotic relationship between California oaks and mutualist fungi appears to provide a buffer for climate change.