Dr. Adrian Burd is part of an interdisciplinary team tapped by NASA and the Air Force to build and launch two cutting edge small satellites, part of the first space program at UGA. While the Small Satellite Research Lab has pledged financial support from multiple entitities within UGA, a crowdfunding project has also been launched. The crowdfunding campaign can be found here and more details on the team and satellite project can be found here.
Birds at Sapelo Island
Either seasonally or permanently, shorebirds and indigenous species call this island home
Salt Marsh Ecosystems
Understanding the effects of a changing environment on salt marshes.
A science platform for coastal and shelf waters in the southeast.
Exploring Climate Change
UGA marine scientists are involved in understanding how climate change affects the oceans.
Research into the marine systems of the world takes us to remote locations.