Volunteers In Palos Verdes Peninsula: Rebuild Kelp Forests And Marine Life Will ComeKelp in the Palos Verdes Peninsula, one of the most important kelp forest regions on the West Coast, have been hit hard. Kelp forests there have suffered a 76 percent decline over the past century.
Study Finds No Evidence Of 'Ocean-Borne' Fukushima Radiation Along West Coast The West Coast shoreline shows no signs of ocean-borne radiation from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster, scientists said Wednesday.
Study To Monitor SoCal Kelp For Fukushima RadiationScientists will begin testing local kelp beds later this month for radioactive contamination that may have drifted east from Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster in 2011.
Trace Levels Of Radiation Found In Seaweed Along Southern Calif. CoastMarine life along the California coast may have trace amounts of radiation resulting from last year's nuclear disaster in Japan.