Oceanographic principles of the physical and geological structure and processes of the ocean including oceanic circulation, waves and tides, movement of marine sediments, the causes of ice ages, and how plate movement influences ocean circulation and climate.
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.
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