Workshop 1: June 29 - 30, 2021

RESON hosted a 2-day virtual workshop to bring together a diverse network of people who are invested in the long-term health of California's coastal ecosystem. 50 participants joined to discuss their ecosystem monitoring needs and help articulate the societal need for RESON. Find the workshop report, opening remarks video, and collaborations below.


For a synopsis check out our 1 paper

View the full workshop report here






Collaborations included:

  • University of CA, Santa Barbara
  • University of CA, Los Angeles
  • Univesrity of CA, San Diego
  • Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • CA State University, Monterey Bay
  • Stanford, Hopkins Marine Station
  • GA Institute of Technology
  • CA Sea Grant
  • USC Sea Grant
  • Channel Island National Park
  • Channel Island National Marine Sanctuary
  • CA Ocean Science Trust
  • Ocean Protection Council
  • California Cooperative Oceanic Fisheries Investigations (CalCOFI)
  • Southern CA Coastal Water Research Project (SCCWRP)
  • Santa Ynez Chumash Environmental Office
  • Coastal Band of the Chumash Nation
  • Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation
  • CA Department of Fish and Wildlife




  • NOAA Ocean Acidification Program
  • Southwest Fisheries Science Center (SWFSC)
  • Central & Northern CA Ocean Observing System (CeNCOOS)
  • Southern CA Ocean Observing System (SCCOOS)
  • Partnership for Interdisciplinary Studies of Coastal Oceans (PISCO)
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)
  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI)
  • Stanford, The Natural Capital Project
  • West Coast Ocean Alliance
  • CA Wetfish Producers Association
  • CA Sea Urchin Commission
  • Heal the Bay
  • SOFAR Ocean Technologies
  • Los Angeles Waterkeeper
  • Santa Barbara Channelkeeper
  • Island Packers Cruises
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Bureau of Land Management, CA Coastal National Monument