Marine Sciences faculty member Renato Castelao has been awarded a $400,000 grant from NASA Physical Oceanography program. He is a new member of NASA’s International Ocean Vector Winds Science Team, which provides scientific and technical input with regard to science requirements related to NASA’s ocean vector wind products. His project will explore the role of wind forcing on sea surface temperature frontal variability in Eastern Boundary Current Systems. Castelao is also a member of NASA's Ocean Surface Topography Science Team.
Exploring the deep
Exploring the deep ocean of the Gulf of Mexico using Alvin.
Engaging and educating students and citizens about Georgia's coasts and the world's oceans.
Salt Marsh Ecosystems
Understanding the effects of a changing environment on salt marshes.
Research into the marine systems of the world takes us to remote locations.
Birds at Sapelo Island
Either seasonally or permanently, shorebirds and indigenous species call this island home