Focuses on the role of the oceans and the marine biosphere in climate, with particular emphasis on feedback mechanisms between humans, climate, and the hydrologic cycle and the marine biosphere. Students in this course will learn about the feedbacks between the Earth's climate, oceans, and the marine biosphere.
Research into the marine systems of the world takes us to remote locations.
Exploring Climate Change
UGA marine scientists are involved in understanding how climate change affects the oceans.
Engaging and educating students and citizens about Georgia's coasts and the world's oceans.
Exploring Extreme Environments
Birds at Sapelo Island
Either seasonally or permanently, shorebirds and indigenous species call this island home