About the Authors

Sarah E. Moffitt

semoffitt@ucdavis.edu

Affiliations Bodega Marine Laboratory, University of California Davis, Bodega Bay, California, United States of America, Graduate Group in Ecology, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Russell A. Moffitt

Affiliation Marine Conservation Institute, Glen Ellen, California, United States of America

Wilson Sauthoff

Affiliation Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Catherine V. Davis

Affiliations Bodega Marine Laboratory, University of California Davis, Bodega Bay, California, United States of America, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Kathryn Hewett

Affiliation Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Tessa M. Hill

Affiliations Bodega Marine Laboratory, University of California Davis, Bodega Bay, California, United States of America, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared the no competing interest exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SEM RAM WS CVD KH TMH. Performed the experiments: SEM RAM WS CVD KH TMH. Analyzed the data: SEM RAM WS CVD KH TMH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SEM RAM WS CVD KH TMH. Wrote the paper: SEM RAM WS CVD KH TMH.