Sanctuary Integrated Monitoring Network
SIMoN News

What's New and Sporadic Events

Pelagic Red Crabs Enter Monterey Bay (2015-17, 1982-83, 1969, & 1959)

March, 2017

2017 Ed Ricketts Memorial Award and Lecture – FREE event on 2/10/17

February, 2017

Become a Reef Check California diver!

January, 2017

Range shifts of species continue with new crab found in Elkhorn Slough

November, 2016

Rare sighting of sperm whale hunting squid in the Monterey Bay

October, 2016

Mysterious foam a byproduct of phytoplankton bloom

September, 2016

Research Expedition Blog; R/V Western Flyer: August 24-28, 2016

August, 2016

July bloom of the seaweed Ulva (2016, 2015 & 2014)

July, 2016

Another new warm-water species found in Monterey Bay

June, 2016

Sur Ridge Expedition Blog (June 1-5, 2016)

May, 2016

MBNMS Scientists to Re-visit Sur Ridge; Deep Sea Corals

May, 2016

“Get Into Your Sanctuary” Celebration Event Scheduled for June 25

May, 2016

Stomatopod found in Elkhorn Slough

March, 2016

UCSC special report: Wild, Wild West Coast

February, 2016

MBNMS Condition Report Update now available

January, 2016

NMFS trawl surveys collect anomalous species

October, 2015

CINMS Hosts Seafloor Mapping Meeting

October, 2015

Whale entanglements: a summary as of August 2015

September, 2015

Whale Sightings in the northern Channel Islands

August, 2015

Warm-water urchins found along Cannery Row in Monterey Bay

August, 2015

Plankton turn Monterey Bay waters turquoise

August, 2015

Cordell Bank, Farallones national marine sanctuaries expanded

June, 2015

Massive domoic acid event in Monterey Bay

May, 2015

Follow our Davidson Seamount Research Blog!

May, 2015

Report turtle observations to NOAA

April, 2015