Moss Landing Marine Laboratories What Science Can Tell Us About The Santa Cruz Shark Attack By Erika Mahoney • May 15, 2020 California Department of Fish and Wildlife Listen Listening... / 4:18 The type of shark that killed a surfer in Santa Cruz County last weekend has been identified. But that’s just one of the pieces of the puzzle in this rare attack. Trying Something New, Scientists Use Aquaculture To Save Native Oysters By Erika Mahoney • Nov 29, 2018 Listen Listening... / 4:15 Elkhorn Slough’s native oyster population is at risk of disappearing. Olympia oysters have made the Slough their home for 8,000 years. Now, scientists are trying to save the species using aquaculture.