The department was well represented at this year’s Gordon Conference on Marine Microbes. Graduate students Brandon Satinsky and Bryndan Durham presented posters on their Ph.D. research, focusing on microbial gene expression in the ocean (Brandon) and ecological interactions between marine bacteria and phytoplankton (Bryn). Christof Meile gave an invited talk entitled “Models of Microbial Metabolism: From Cells to Aggregates and Beyond”.
Birds at Sapelo Island
Either seasonally or permanently, shorebirds and indigenous species call this island home
Research into the marine systems of the world takes us to remote locations.
Engaging and educating students and citizens about Georgia's coasts and the world's oceans.
Exploring Climate Change
UGA marine scientists are involved in understanding how climate change affects the oceans.
Salt Marsh Ecosystems
Understanding the effects of a changing environment on salt marshes.