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The rocky intertidal zone, also known as the splash zone, is one of the most dynamic habitats on the planet. The marine animals, seaweeds, and plants that live there are uniquely a...
Videography: Amanda Van Diggelen, CDFW Environmental Scientist Music: “Reach for Success” by Scott Holmes Footage: CDFW and Marine Applied Research and Exploration
Videography: Amanda Van Diggelen, CDFW Environmental Scientist Music: “The Tide” by Alex Fitch Footage: CDFW and Marine Applied Research and Exploration
Produced by Amanda Van Diggelen, CDFW Environmental Scientist Music: Brooks by Kai Engel Footage: The California Department of Fish and Wildlife, and Marine Applied Research ...
Underwater video of the Año Nuevo State Marine Reserve showing various fish species. Videography: Amanda Van Diggelen, CDFW Environmental Scientist Music: Up in the Air by D...
Underwater video from Point Arena SMR identifying various marine species. Videography: Amanda Van Diggelen, CDFW Environmental Scientist Music: Heartstrings by Dave Depper ...
Video editing by Leslie Kashiwada, CDFW Scientific Aid Music: Seagal by We Shore Is Dedicated Castor Wheel Pivot by Blue Dot Sessions Footage: Marine Applied Research &...
Underwater video from MPAs south of Point Conception showing various marine species. Videography: Amanda Van Diggelen, CDFW Environmental Scientist Music: Discovery by Jon Lu...
California Department of Fish and Wildlife scientific divers conducted 2 SCUBA dives in Bluefish Cove on June 1, 2016. Video captured and edited by Paulo Serpa (CDFW).
Remote Operated Vehicle (ROV) footage of Sea Lion Gulch State Marine Reserve. Video: CDFW and Marine Applied Reaserch. Music: “Octopus” by Jahzzar Editing: Marnin Robb...
Produced by Amanda Van Diggelen, CDFW Environmental Scientist Music: Rivers and Mountains by The Losers Footage: Marine Applied Research & Exploration, and The California...
Underwater video of the Big Creek State Marine Reserve
Ancapa Island State Marine Reserve
Underwater video from Van Damme State Marine Conservation Area identifying various marine species. Videography: Angela Edmunds, CDFW Scientific Aide Footage: Angela Edmunds, ...
California's marine protected areas (MPAs) are home to a breathtaking diversity of ocean and estuarine habitats and species. Watch this video to learn how MPAs work, the resources ...
See the mesmerizing world of Blue Caverns On-Shore SMCA. The beautiful dive-footage in this video was taken on an exceptionally clear day in April 2018. Swim along on an undersea j...
Journey over 700 feet below the ocean’s surface as you travel with a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) into the abyss of Soquel Canyon SMCA. Creatures at these depths live in absol...
Videography: Amanda Van Diggelen, CDFW Environmental Scientist Music: David Hilowitz, New Dawn Footage: CDFW and Marine Applied Research and Exploration
A team of researchers surveying abalone in the rocky intertidal habitat at Sea Lion Cove State Marine Conservation Area in September 2019. This video provides a quick glimpse of a ...
This video was collected during the fall of 2016 as part of ongoing monitoring of the central coast Marine Protected Area network. Surveys were conducted on contract to CDFW by Mar...