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Contact: Sonia Fernandez
University of California - Santa Barbara

Morgan Kelly, University of California - Santa Barbara

Caption: This is UCSB researcher Morgan Kelly. In her hands is a red urchin, close relative of the purple urchin, and one of several marine species being studied in the Hofmann lab for their response to ocean acidification. The other species include coral, algae, and the California mussel.

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