Hear Our Latest Aquacasts
Bites, Cameras, Action: Tracing Tuna Catch, Hook to Dock
Craig Heberer recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on March 20, 2018. Heberer is deputy director of the Nature Conservancy’s Indo-Pacific Tuna Program.
Saving Endangered Leatherback Sea Turtles: An Expedition to Costa Rica
Lauren Harper recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on March 13, 2018. Harper is a senior aquarist in the Aquarium's Tropical Pacific Gallery.
Reconciling California’s Delta: Water for Fish and People
Peter Moyle recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on February 27, 2018. Moyle is distinguished professor emeritus in the Department of Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology and associate director of the Center for Watershed Sciences at the University of California, Davis.
Earth, Wind, Fire, and Water
Dr. William Cooper recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on February 12, 2018. Dr. Cooper is a professor of civil and environmental engineering and director of the Urban Water Research Center at the University of California, Irvine.
The Edge: The Pressured Past and Precarious Future of California’s Coast
Kim Steinhardt and Gary Griggs recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on November 30, 2017. Griggs is a Distinguished Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and Steinhardt is a former state Administrative Law Judge and litigator, as well as a long-time conservationist and public interest advocate.
The New Blue Economy: A Revolution in our Relationship with the Oceans
Judith Kildow recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on November 14, 2017. She is founder and director of the National Ocean Economics Program (NOEP) at the Center for the Blue Economy at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, California.
From Doom & Gloom to #OceanOptimism: Success Stories in Marine Conservation
Nancy Knowlton recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on November 9, 2017. Knowlton is the Sant Chair for Marine Science at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History and co-host of the Earth Optimism Summit in Washington, D.C.
Billion Oyster Project
Murray Fisher recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on October 19, 2017. Fisher is the executive director of the New York Harbor Foundation and founder of the New York Harbor School.
The Water-Energy Nexus: Challenges and Opportunities for California
Mark Martinez recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on April 27, 2017. Martinez is a senior portfolio manager for Southern California Edison and Emerging Markets and Technology program lead.
SAVE THE FROGS! Translating Science Into Action
Kerry Kriger recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on August 29, 2017. Dr. Kriger is the founder and executive director of SAVE THE FROGS!
Save the White Abalone: Aquarium of the Pacific’s Conservation Efforts
Alexandra Lawlor recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on August 23, 2017. Lawlor has been on staff at the Aquarium since 2015 and is responsible for exhibits in the Southern California/Baja Gallery.
Soul of the Sea in the Age of the Algorithm
Dr. Gregory Stone recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on August 3, 2017. Dr. Stone was a co-founder of the Ocean Health Index and serves on the boards of Pacific Rising and Aquaspark. He also was the science advisor to the nation of Kiribati for the United Nations Paris climate agreement.
The Department of Defense and Wildlife Management: A Tale of Two Missions
Robert Schallmann recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on July 18, 2017. Schallmann has served as the conservation program manager at Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach since 2003 and is responsible for overseeing the natural resources program, including the management of several endangered, threatened, and at-risk species.
Hollywood Amphibians: A Movie Star’s Life
Lee Kats recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on June 8, 2017. For over twenty-five years Dr. Lee Kats and his students at Pepperdine University have studied the amphibians that inhabit streams and wetlands around Los Angeles.
Will Farmed Fish Save Our Oceans, Delight Our Palates, and Provide Healthy Food for All?
The Aquacast was recorded at the Aquarium on May 25, 2017. Peter Kareiva and Jerry Schubel moderated a panel discussion on aquaculture.