Estes & Tinker Lab at the Santa Cruz Field Station

A cooperative unit of United States Geological Survey and University of California, Santa Cruz


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Current volunteers/interns:

We are currently accepting applications for intern & volunteer positions!

To become a "sea otter spotter" please see our interns / volunteers page



Contact Us: USGS Santa Cruz Field Station - 100 Shaffer Road - Center for Ocean Health - Room 251 - Santa Cruz, CA 95060 - 831 459-2357 -