Georgia Coastal Ecosystems Tag

Undergraduate Internships Available

Applications are now open for undergraduate internships with the Georgia Coastal Ecosystems – Long-Term Ecological Research program (GCE – LTER).  This project is part of the National Science Foundation’s Long-Term Ecological Research Network.  The GCE – LTER is centered at the University of Georgia Marine...

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Seafaring gators connect marine and freshwater habitats

[caption id="attachment_1645" align="alignleft" width="300"] Adult American alligator on the beach at Sapelo Island. Photo by James Nifong.[/caption] Research conducted at UGAMI shows that American alligators are an important link between freshwater and coastal marine ecosystems.  James Nifong and Brian Silliman, part of the NSF-funded Georgia Coastal...

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