Savannah, Ga. – In the battlefield of the microbial ocean, scientists have known for some time that certain bacteria can exude chemicals that kill single-cell marine plants, known as phytoplankton. However, the identification of these chemical compounds and the reason why bacteria are producing these lethal compounds has been challenging.
Research into the marine systems of the world takes us to remote locations.
Salt Marsh Ecosystems
Understanding the effects of a changing environment on salt marshes.
A science platform for coastal and shelf waters in the southeast.
Exploring the deep
Exploring the deep ocean of the Gulf of Mexico using Alvin.
Engaging and educating students and citizens about Georgia's coasts and the world's oceans.