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Virginia Institute of Marine Science

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  • Characterization and comparison of surface and sub-surface sediments in the nearshore: Outer Banks, North Carolina, USA (Katherine Korotky) ;
  • Physical versus biological controls on seabed erodibility in a muddy, partially mixed estuary (Emilee Mroz) ;
  • Comparison of shallow and deep-water wave models in the York River, Virginia (Cara Babineaux) ;
  • Measuring the effects of decomposition of a macroalgal bloom on sediment metabolism (Carolina Funkey) ;
  • Potential environmental controls on Anopheles spp. larval abundances in created wetlands (Adrienne Wiggins) ;
  • Migration rates of invertebrate grazers in eelgrass (Zostera marina) beds: variation with species, time, and distance among patches (Philip Matich) ;
  • Development of a chemoattraction assay to study the relationship of Pfiesteria and fish kills (Barbara Salgado Torres) ;
  • Counting and identifying gelatinous zooplankton using side-scan sonar attached to an autonomous underwater vehicle (David James) ;
  • Emigration of wild and hatchery-reared blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, from a salt marsh nursery cove (Sara Tappan) ;
  • Diet of the juvenile blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, in shallow-water nurseries in response to large-scale variations in benthic communities (Miranda Westphal) ;
  • The effects of habitat degradation of the diets of estuarine benthivoric nekton (Andria Salas) ;
  • Measuring the success of raccoon predation on diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin) nests (Daniel Nally)


Funded by the National Science Foundation