Sanctuary Integrated Monitoring Network
SIMoN News

What's New and Sporadic Events

Anchovies swarm in Monterey Harbor, again (2017)

September, 2017

Updated Number of Marine Mammal Species

September, 2017

Urchins continue to dominate parts of Monterey Bay

July, 2017

2017 Mud Creek slide in Big Sur

June, 2017

In 2015, what caused the most toxic algal bloom ever observed in Monterey Bay?

June, 2017

Shark Attack Summaries (2017, 2011, 2007, 2003)

May, 2017

Whale entanglements: updated April 2017

April, 2017

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 Sightings in the northern Channel Islands

August, 2015