ocean health http://www.kplu.org en Ocean's future: 'Goodbye big fish, hello small fish' http://www.kplu.org/post/oceans-future-goodbye-big-fish-hello-small-fish <p>In Greek mythology, the original god of the sea was named Nereus. Among other powers, he could prophesy the future. That&rsquo;s why researchers at the University of British Columbia thought to name a project to predict future ocean conditions after Nereus. Now, the initial computer simulations are out.</p> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 19:05:41 +0000 Tom Banse 4206 at http://www.kplu.org Ocean's future: 'Goodbye big fish, hello small fish' Study: How we measure ocean health is wrong half the time http://www.kplu.org/post/study-how-we-measure-ocean-health-wrong-half-time <p>The most widely-used way of measuring the health of ocean ecosystems is wrong as often as it's right.</p><p>And that can lead to thinking that fisheries are sustainable when they're really not.</p><p> Wed, 17 Nov 2010 20:24:15 +0000 Liam Moriarty 162 at http://www.kplu.org Study: How we measure ocean health is wrong half the time