Rivero-Calle lab working with satellites

Mallie Hunt is a new graduate student in Sara Rivero-Calle’s lab. Mallie is from Tupelo, Miss. and a recent graduate from Mississippi State University with bachelor’s degrees in geology and anthropology. Her interest in this research led her to Skidaway Institute and UGA, where she will be pursuing her master’s degree in marine science. “For… Read more »

 

Georgia Gwinnett College professor spends summer at Skidaway Institute

Michelle Huang is a visiting scholar from Georgia Gwinnett College. She will be working with the Frischer lab through July. At GCC, she teaches analytical chemistry and principles of chemistry courses, and guides undergraduate research in water quality projects. Her current research interest focuses on trace level pesticides and heavy metals in water and beverage.… Read more »

 

New post-doc in Buck Lab

Althea Moore is a new post-doctoral fellow in Cliff Buck’s lab. Althea received her Ph.D. from Northeastern University in the department of marine and environmental sciences. Her dissertation focused on the influence of environmental factors on species interactions in saltmarsh and mangrove ecosystems of Florida. She also has an M.S. in marine science from Virginia… Read more »

 

New post-doc in Buck Lab

Althea Moore is a new post-doctoral fellow in Cliff Buck’s lab. Althea received her Ph.D. from Northeastern University in the department of marine and environmental sciences. Her dissertation focused on the influence of environmental factors on species interactions in saltmarsh and mangrove ecosystems of Florida. She also has an M.S. in marine science from Virginia… Read more »

 

Skidaway Institute, UGA, featured in PBS series

The University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography and the UGA Marine Institute will be featured on the PBS program, “Changing Seas.” Produced by PBS South Florida affiliate WPBT, “Changing Seas” is entering its 13th season. The second episode, “At the Water’s Edge: The Salt Marsh,” features UGA scientists and will air in South Florida… Read more »

 

Evening @ Skidaway explores the science and myths of climate change

University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography researcher Clifton Buck will examine the science and the controversies behind climate change in a virtual Evening @ Skidaway program, “Is it the Sun? Skepticism and Myth Making in Climate Science,” via YouTube on Tuesday, June 8, at 7 p.m.

 

RV Savannah cruises through COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic threw a gigantic monkey wrench into John Bichy’s plans and expectations for a successful year for the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography’s Research Vessel Savannah. As marine superintendent, Bichy is responsible for scheduling and managing the 92-foot long research ship.

 

Evening @ Skidaway recorded, available on YouTube

We had some technical issues beyond our control with the livestream portion of our May 18 Evening @ Skidaway program, “The Secret Lives of Ocean Critters.” However, we did record the presentation, and it is available on the UGA Skidaway Institute YouTube channel.