Levin Lab Website
CONTACT INFORMATION:
Address: Lisa Levin
Integrative Oceanography Division
Scripps Institution of Oceanography

9500 Gilman Drive

La Jolla, California 92093-0218
Email: llevin @ ucsd.edu
Phone: 858-534-3579
Fax: 858-822-0562

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
 
  • effects of ocean acidification and ocean deoxygenation on continental shelf and slope benthos
  • larval dispersal, population connectivity and their influence on population dynamics
  • ecology of deep-sea reducing environments (oxygen minimum zones, methane seeps)
  • population and community ecology of soft-sediment habitats
  • wetlands ecology, species invasion and restoration
  • animal-sediment-plant-geochemical interactions
  • ecosystem-level consequences of species invasion

 
CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECTS:

STUDENT / POST DOC PROJECTS:
 
  • Community assembly, food webs, and diversity on hard substrates at methane seeps in the Eastern Pacific Ocean (Ben Grupe)
  • Market squid egg bed ecology and climate influences (Mike Navarro)
  • Zonation of deep benthos along the Southern California continental margin (Kirk Sato)
  • Ecophysiology of fishes through the Oxygen Minimum Zone in the Eastern Pacific Ocean (Natasha Gallo)
  • Effects of Ocean Acidification and Hypoxia on visual systems in commercially important squid (Lillian McCormick)

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