GCE-LTER Tag

Summer 2019 Intern Recap

UGAMI saw several interns over the summer working on various GCE LTER projects. A few of the interns visited Sapelo for a week or two while others lived on the island for the entire summer. Here is what five of the interns had to say...

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Dr. Merryl Alber to Receive Award

Dr. Merryl Alber, Director of UGAMI and Project Director of the Georgia Coastal Ecosystems LTER, will be receiving an award at the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation meeting in November. She will receive the Margaret A. Davidson Award for Stewardship, recognizing her outstanding achievements in...

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The Adventures of Jacob the Technician

Ever wonder what it would be like to work as a field research technician studying coastal ecology? The real-life adventures of "Jacob The Technician" are now chronicled in a comic book. The story was written by Professor Steve Pennings, who is the field director and...

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Long-Term Ecological Research Grant Renewed

A GCE - LTER field research crew at the end of a long day's work. Photo by Andy Penniman. The Georgia Coastal Ecosystems - Long Term Ecological Research project (GCE-LTER), a research program based at the UGA Marine Institute, has been renewed by the National...

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GCE Summer Internships – Now Live!

The GCE-LTER is now accepting applications for their 2019 undergraduate summer internships. There are seven projects total with 4 based on Sapelo Island; one in Athens, GA; one in Bloomington, IN; and one in Savannah, GA. GCE will start reviewing applications February 15th; the deadline...

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