New Undergraduate Course

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Coastal Summer Semester: June 2015 (7 credits)
Learn to conduct research in the Georgia salt marshes, barrier islands, and coastal ocean environments while in residence at the Marine Institute on Sapelo Island and the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography in Savannah. This program will run from June 4 – 30. Applications are due by January 15.




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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:15am
On October 15, 2014, Marine Sciences Department postdocs Alexey Vorobev (Moran lab) and Oliver Ding He (Medeiros lab) traveled to the UGA Marine Institute on Sapelo Island to collect samples for an NSF project investigating microbial transformations of organic matter. Coastal seawater is being...
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 12:08am
The Environmental Sample Processor (ESP) is an autonomous biological sensor that extracts microbial DNA and measures gene abundances at sea. A month-long deployment of the ESP is underway to investigate the bacterial genes that drive volatile sulfur release from the ocean surface. A UGA Marine...