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February 25, 2017


February 17, 2017

New methods discern extreme fluctuations in forage fish populations

Natural population fluctuations in Pacific sardine, northern anchovy and Pacific hake off California have been so common that the species were in collapsed condition 29 to 40 percent of the time over the 500-year period from A.D. 1000 to 1500, according to the study published online Feb. 9 in Geophysical Research Letters.

February 16, 2017

Central Power Plant to receive upgrade

The Central Power Plant that heats and powers mostCentral and Medical campus buildings will receive equipment upgrades focused on increasing reliability and safety.