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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.

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.

Fellow to Study How Livestock Antibiotics Affect Nutrient-Balancing Microbes

Fellow to Study How Livestock Antibiotics Affect Nutrient-Balancing Microbes

Miguel Semedo will study how antibiotics fed to livestock affect microbes.

Plants Can Stand Up to Harsh Waves Better Than You Think

Plants Can Stand Up to Harsh Waves Better Than You Think

Yongqian Yang used computer modeling to help raise living shorelines engineers’ confidence in plants.

Intern Finds Inspiration in the Challenges of Indoor Event Photography

Intern Finds Inspiration in the Challenges of Indoor Event Photography

Zoe Jakovenko gained new photography skills as a Virginia Sea Grant intern.

What Environmental Factors Affect Larval Fish Survival? (VIDEO)

What Environmental Factors Affect Larval Fish Survival? (VIDEO)

Cindy Marin Martinez of Virginia Institute of Marine Science discusses environmental factors that might affect larval fish survival in Chesapeake Bay.

What Caused Mass Mortalities at Virginian Oyster Farms? (VIDEO)

What Caused Mass Mortalities at Virginian Oyster Farms? (VIDEO)

Graduate Research Fellow Joey Matt discusses how mass mortality events at Virginian oyster farms may be attributable to the accidental reproductive capabilities of supposedly sterile oysters.

How are nematode parasites affecting American eels? (VIDEO)

How are nematode parasites affecting American eels? (VIDEO)

Zoemma Warshafsky discusses how parasitic nematodes are affecting American eels in the Chesapeake Bay.

NOAA Digital Coast Fellowships Available

NOAA Digital Coast Fellowships Available

The NOAA Office for Coastal Management is recruiting candidates for three Digital Coast Fellowship opportunities in 2016.

Looking at Restored Oyster Reefs as Habitats (VIDEO)

Looking at Restored Oyster Reefs as Habitats (VIDEO)

Melissa Karp discusses the role of restored oyster reefs as habitats in Chesapeake Bay.

Impacts of Non-Native Catfish in Chesapeake Bay (VIDEO)

Impacts of Non-Native Catfish in Chesapeake Bay (VIDEO)

Graduate Research Fellow Joe Schmitt discusses the eating habits of non-native blue catfish and flathead catfish in Chesapeake Bay.

Are Changing Jellyfish Populations in Chesapeake Bay Affecting Carbon? (VIDEO)

Are Changing Jellyfish Populations in Chesapeake Bay Affecting Carbon? (VIDEO)

Josh Stone discusses how changing populations of jellyfish might affect the carbon that reaches the Bay floor.

Knauss Fellow to Explore International Policy and Enforcement

Knauss Fellow to Explore International Policy and Enforcement

Katheryn Patterson will spend her Knauss Fellowship serving in NOAA Fisheries’ Office of Law Enforcement.

Let Living Shoreline Vegetation Do Its Job to Stop Coastal Erosion (VIDEO)

Let Living Shoreline Vegetation Do Its Job to Stop Coastal Erosion (VIDEO)

Yongqian Yang discusses how vegetation in living shorelines reduces wave energy hitting the shore—better than some rocky sills.

Knauss Fellow to Link Ocean Science and Policy at OAR

Knauss Fellow to Link Ocean Science and Policy at OAR

Elizabeth Lewis will spend her Knauss Fellowship as the Special Assistant to Craig McLean, Assistant Administrator of the OAR.

Knauss Fellow to Learn Fisheries Management with NOAA

Knauss Fellow to Learn Fisheries Management with NOAA

Larry Redd, Jr. will spend his Knauss Fellowship in NOAA’s Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Management Division.

Knauss Fellow Navigating Toward Career in Coastal Management

Knauss Fellow Navigating Toward Career in Coastal Management

Alex Renaud will spend his Knauss Fellowship with the U.S. Army Engineering Research and Development Center.

Knauss Fellow to Concentrate on Ocean Acidification with NOAA

Knauss Fellow to Concentrate on Ocean Acidification with NOAA

Knauss Fellow Monique Baskin will be an ocean acidification specialist in the Arctic Research Program of NOAA’s Climate Program Office.

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