Maria Letourneau, a Ph.D. student working with Dr. Patricia Medeiros, presented the first results of their research on the GA coast at the 2017 ASLO Meeting in Hawaii. The poster entitled “The influence of hydrology on dissolved organic matter composition and degradation in the Altamaha River and Estuary” attracted the attention of other young scientists working on similar questions and approaches.
Salt Marsh Ecosystems
Understanding the effects of a changing environment on salt marshes.
Birds at Sapelo Island
Either seasonally or permanently, shorebirds and indigenous species call this island home
Engaging and educating students and citizens about Georgia's coasts and the world's oceans.
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.