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UGA brings coastal constituents together to discuss sustainable tourism

Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant has launched an initiative designed to promote the state’s 100 miles of shoreline to tourists, while protecting and sustaining the natural coastal environment. A Coastal Georgia Tourism Conference in April at the Coastal Georgia… Full story

UGA Aquarium will celebrate migratory birds at Spring Celebration event

UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant will host its annual Spring Celebration event at the UGA Aquarium on May 11, from 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. This year, the event will take place on World Migratory Bird Day and will… Full story

UGA scientists investigate marine murder mystery

A team of University of Georgia investigators is working on a murder mystery, not your everyday who-done-it, but one in which the investigators are scientists, and the victims are thousands of tiny oyster larvae. The mystery began the in the… Full story

Panel Reviewing Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant Seeks Public Comments

Public comments are sought for the Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant Review. The deadline is April 9, 2019. Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant will be reviewed from April 16 to 18 by a team convened by the National… Full story

UGA assisting Savannah with program that offers flood relief, greenspace and jobs

Savannah lost a lot of trees in Hurricanes Matthew and Irma. UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant is helping restore the lost greenspace in order to decrease flood risk and beautify barren space, while training Savannah residents in landscape… Full story

Summit inspires students to develop conservation projects in their communities

UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant is hosting the fifth annual Youth Ocean Conservation Summit (YOCS) on Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Marine Education Center and Aquarium on Skidaway Island. The summit, one of several taking place across the… Full story

Georgia Sea Grant seeks applicants for three fellowship opportunities

Georgia Sea Grant is taking applications from graduate students for the Coastal Management Fellowship, the National Marine Fisheries-Sea Grant Joint Fellowship and the Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. The fellowships offer professional development opportunities for students who are interested in working… Full story

Winter Science Series will investigate Georgia’s saltwater fishes

Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant is offering a series of science classes this winter at the UGA Marine Education Center and Aquarium on Skidaway Island. The Winter Science Series provides experiential learning opportunities for those who want to explore… Full story

UGA helps sustain the coastal economy

Diversifying and adapting to change with UGA experts to help is key for coastal businesses Orders come in overnight by emails and through messages left on Charlie Phillips’ phone. By 7:30 a.m., he’s behind the desk in his cramped office-its… Full story

New educators join the Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant team

Four recent college graduates have been awarded one-year marine education fellowships with UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant. Funded by Georgia Sea Grant, the fellows will serve as educators for students, teachers and the general public. The fellows will… Full story

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