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Amy Freitag. ©VASG

VASG Welcomes Ecosystem-Based Management Fellow

This week, Amy Freitag joins VASG as a postgraduate fellow studying science behind ecosystem-based management.


Working Waterfronts Benefit Northampton Co. Businesses

Working waterfronts are critical for water-dependent business and a new report by Virginia Institute of Marine Science and Virginia Sea Grant proves it.

Troy Hartley. ©Carly Rose/VASG

Connecting Land-Use and Fisheries Managers with Communication

Troy Hartley discussed the relationships between Chesapeake Bay fisheries managers and land-use managers in terms of communication, influence, and mutual understanding.

Mark Brush (right) uses a smart board projector to demo the new model. ©Janet Krenn/VASG

Enduser Input Shapes Delmarva Bays Planning Tool

As part of the Delmarva Modeling Project, researchers met with endusers to develop a new tool aimed to improve the condition of Delmarva’s coastal bays.


VASG Grad Fellow’s Outreach Combines Teaching, Research

Smallegan, Virginia Tech Ph.D. candidate, is combining teaching with engineering research to fulfill the outreach requirement of her VASG graduate fellowship.

Stephanie Smallegan. ©VASG

VASG Grad Fellow Studies Breaching on Undeveloped Land

Stephanie Smallegan, VASG graduate research fellow, is comparing the effects of breaching on highly developed islands to undeveloped ones.