Pacific Grove in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Hopkins Marine Station
Hopkins scientists study the biology of the bay
The building across the cove is Hopkins Marine Station. It was the first marine laboratory on the West Coast, founded in 1892. Part of Stanford University, its facilities are dedicated to the study of marine life.
What biologists at Hopkins learn about marine life can benefit us all, because the better we understand life in the bay, the better we can protect it.
Location. 36° 37.112′ N, 121° 54.197′ W. Marker is in Pacific Grove, California, in Monterey County. Marker is at the intersection of Ocean View Boulevard and Eardley Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Ocean View Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 Ocean View Boulevard, Pacific Grove CA 93950, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monterey Bay Aquarium / Hovden Cannery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kalisa's La Ida Cafe (about 600 feet away); La Ida Café (about 600 feet away); The Filipino Community (about 700 feet away); The Spanish Community (about 700 feet away); A Day in the Canneries (about 700 feet away); The Japanese Community (about 700 feet away); The Real “Docs” (about 800 feet away).
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History of Hopkins Marine Station. (Submitted on April 10, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Map of the Hopkins Marine Station. (Submitted on April 10, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Animals • Education • Science & Medicine • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 628 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.