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Oyster “Skyscrapers” Make Good Homes for Your Food’s Food

Oyster “Skyscrapers” Make Good Homes for Your Food’s Food

Research Fellow Melissa Karp measured the value of restored oyster reefs as habitat in Chesapeake Bay tributaries.

Fellow to See How Corals Fare When It’s Hot Hot Hot

Fellow to See How Corals Fare When It’s Hot Hot Hot

Hannah Aichelman will study how coral found off Virginia’s coast responds to climate change.

VIMS Open House Draws Enthusiastic Crowd

VIMS Open House Draws Enthusiastic Crowd

Virginia Sea Grant extension helped organize Marine Science Day at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science.

Clues to Disease Evolution Hidden in the Oyster Archive

Clues to Disease Evolution Hidden in the Oyster Archive

Are present-day oysters more tolerant to their notorious Dermo parasite? Lauren Huey looks to the past to find out.

Forbidden Sexual Development Suspected in Unexplained Oyster Die-off

Forbidden Sexual Development Suspected in Unexplained Oyster Die-off

Joey Matt is trying to figure out why “sterile” oysters at commercial farms died en masse.

Fellow Digs into Fish DNA to Inform White Marlin Management

Fellow Digs into Fish DNA to Inform White Marlin Management

Nadya Mamoozadeh will use genetic tools to determine the how many white marlin populations are in the Atlantic Ocean.