Environmental change through the lenses of jellies, fungi & mercury: This week’s CoEnv published research! (via Web of Science)

Each week we share the latest publications coming from the College of the Environment. This week, three new articles published by members of the College of the Environment were added to the Web of Science, a giant database of academic papers:   1. Title: Questioning the Rise of Gelatinous Zooplankton in the World’s Oceans (abstract; subscription required for full article) Authors: Condon, Robert H.1; Graham, William M.1,2; Duarte, Carlos M.3,4; Pitt, Kylie A.5; Lucas, Cathy H.6; Haddock, Steven H. 

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SMEA staff wins PSO ProStaff Award

The University of Washington’s Professional Staff Organization announced the newest winners of the PSO ProStaff Award. Among the three recipients is Suanty Kaghan, Administrative Specialist for the School of Marine and Environmental Affairs. Award recipients are chosen based on their impact, their UW values, their dissemination of knowledge and information, and their tendency to go above and beyond their job expectations. 

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SAFS lab develops genomic resources for Pacific Herring - PloS ONE

Pacific herring are culturally and commercially important. To understand more about them at the organism and population scales, we need access to their genome. Scientists in the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences published a paper in PLoS ONE this week that describes their work to provide genomic resources to further research on the Pacific Herring. Authors include Steven Roberts, Lorenz Hauser, Lisa W. 

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