National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Ocean Exploration Trust & NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries

During a recent expedition to study the largest octopus garden ever discovered, scientists stumbled across a second garden about 5 miles away. Located off the coast of Central California, these gardens are home to thousands of octo-moms who have come to take care of their eggs. KAZU News caught up with the scientists to learn more about what will come of their expedition. 

Erika Mahoney

During the longest partial government shutdown in history, federal workers not only missed out on their paydays, they also lost time. Locally, that created a loss of data, research and business opportunities.