Complex coastal ecosystemsFish recruitment in Central California
Field EcologySCUBA diving ecological monitoring
Ecological network modelsA. Marine Protected Area B. Fishing Lingcod C. Fishing Cabezon
Lab research workSpawning and physiology experiments in the field
About me

About me

I am a Postdoctoral researcher at Hopkins Marine Station at Stanford University working on sustainable use of coastal ecosystems

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Research

Research

I conduct basic and applied ecological and evolutionary research in a variety of coastal ecosystems including kelp forests, temperate rocky intertidal, and estuaries.

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Contact information

Contact information

You can reach me at rbeas@ucsc.edu Longer Marine Lab, 100 Shaffer Rd. Santa Cruz, CA 95060

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Kelpforest Database

This is a repository of information of identities, life histories and species interactions. It serves at the basis on which to construct ecological network models ...

Sea Star Wasting

Sea stars along much of the North American Pacific coast are dying in great numbers from a mysterious wasting syndrome. As yet the cause of the syndrome ...

Get involved

I am looking for motivated volunteers to help further develop the kelpforest online database. The work consist in gathering and synthesizing available information ...