University of Georgia Marine Sciences faculty, Clark Alexander is working on a project to predict how the Georgia coast—characterized by a complex system of barrier islands, salt marshes, estuaries, tidal creeks and rivers—may look 25, 50 and 100 years from now. As the sea level rises over the next century, that picture is changing. Read more here.
Exploring Climate Change
UGA marine scientists are involved in understanding how climate change affects the oceans.
Engaging and educating students and citizens about Georgia's coasts and the world's oceans.
Exploring the deep
Exploring the deep ocean of the Gulf of Mexico using Alvin.
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