Students interested in stduying Marine Sciences at UGA can do so through the Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) major in Franklin College of Arts and Sciences. In addition, Biology majors can enroll in the Marine Biology Area-of-Emphasis within the Biology B.S. degree. The Department also participates in the Water Resources Certificate Program.
Research into the marine systems of the world takes us to remote locations.
Exploring Climate Change
UGA marine scientists are involved in understanding how climate change affects the oceans.
Exploring the deep
Exploring the deep ocean of the Gulf of Mexico using Alvin.
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