Professor
Director of the UGA Marine Institute on Sapelo Island

Contact Info

Office:
288A, Marine Sciences Building
Lab phone:
(706) 542-8144
Campus:
  • Ph.D. 1992, Boston University, Boston
  • B.S. 1981, Duke University, Durham, NC

Craft C., Herbert E., Li F., Smith D., Schubauer-Berigan J., Widney S., Angeline C., Pennings S., Medeiros P.M., Byers J. et al..  2016.  Climate change and the fate of coastal wetlands. Wetland Science & Practice. 33(3):70-73. Google Scholar BibTex XML

Research Interests:

Marine ecology of nearshore environments; estuarine food webs; impacts of freshwater withdrawal on coastal systems; models of estuarine flushing times; biological characteristics and fate of suspended sediments in estuaries; human impacts in the coastal zone; interactions between science and policy

Articles Featuring Merryl Alber

Monday, February 17, 2014 - 10:49am

Congratulations to Dr. Merryl Alber who is the new director of the University of Georgia Marine Institute on Sapelo Island GA.  She succeeds Dr.