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In This Issue

Focus on Students 2

Virginia Sea Grant is helping to train the next generation of experts— from undergraduate marketing students to Ph.D. researchers to photog - raphy interns. Throughout this issue, we feature exciting student work.

Leading Learning 4

A team of students and faculty from the University of Virginia are help - ing the City of Virginia Beach prepare for and adapt to sea level rise.

Tasting the Wares 8

More than 200 people attended the Tidewater Oyster Gardeners Association’s 2nd Annual Half Shell Oyster Tasting event in November. This photo-essay presents some of the images captured by photography intern Kim Warner at the event.

Light Beneath the Surface 10

Old Dominion University professor Dick Zimmerman and his lab are developing a new model to predict where seagrass can grow in the Bay. This article features the work of communications intern Kate Schimel and photography intern Carly Rose.

News From the Point 14

The latest news from Virginia Sea Grant, including our 2012 funded research projects, the addition of two new academic partner institutions, and the awarding of the Mathias Medal to Gene Burreson.

Publication Date

Winter 1-1-2012


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