Oregon State University


Marine Science through Collaborative Partnerships

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) through its Marine Resources Program (MRP) based at HMSC, conducts monitoring, sampling, research and management in support of both commercial and recreational marine fisheries.

Marine Science Day 2014! Saturday, April 12 from 10am-4pm. Join us!
For more HMSC news, events, and more, see Marine Science Central


OSU News Release

Scientists successfully use krypton to accurately date ancient Antarctic ice

Apr 21, 2014
Scientists have successfully identified the age of 120,000-year-old Antarctic ice using krypton dating – a new technique that may allow them to locate ice more than a million years old.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

OSU names Lubchenco adviser for marine sciences

Apr 17, 2014
Former NOAA Administrator Jane Lubchenco is back on the faculty of Oregon State where she has a new role – adviser to the university on marine studies issues.… Read full story.

Marine Science Day: An opportunity to explore behind-the-scenes

Apr 2, 2014
OSU's Hatfield Marine Science Center will host its popular Marine Science Day on Saturday, April 12, offering the opportunity to meet scientists working at the research facility, take tours and explore the exhibits.… Read full story.

NOAA planning leader to direct Oregon Sea Grant program

Mar 21, 2014
Shelby Walker, a marine scientist and administrative leader with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, has been named director of the Oregon Sea Grant College Program.… Read full story.

HMSC Seminars and Events


Cheryl Harrison, Postdoctoral Researcher, OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Coherent structures and larval dispersal in the California Current system

Rick Colwell, College of Earth Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, OSU

Low Life: A Glimpse at Deep Earth Zombies 

In the last few decades, geomicrobiology has matured beyond trying to answer the "how to" questions related to cleaning


Eric Schultz, Professor, University of Connecticut

The physiological ecology of landlocking; or,microevolutionary recapitulation of the Devonian swim upstream

Boone Kauffman, Dept. of Fisheries and Wildlife, OSU

Ecosystem services of mangroves especially carbon stocks and the impact of land use land cover change
View the Entire Calendar

Contact Info

Hatfield Marine Science Center
2030 SE Marine Science Drive
Newport, OR 97365
Phone: 541-867-0100
Contact Us
Copyright ©  2014 Oregon State University