Coastal and Marine Ecology Lab

Department of Environmental Sciences

University of Virginia


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Coastal and Marine Ecology Lab

Department of Environmental Sciences

University of Virginia


Home        Karen McGlathery        Research        The Lab Group        Publications        Photos

 

Current Research Projects

Virginia Coast Reserve

Long-Term Ecological Research (VCR/LTER)

VCR-LTER homepage


Research activities at the VCR/LTER include seagrass and macroalgae ecology, nutrient processes, restoration of eelgrass habitats, and plant-animal interactions.


Seagrass Restoration (2007 news article)

Seagrass Restoration (2008 news article)

Shallow Coastal System Ecosystem Research Study

Woods Hole, MA

Project Website


A study funded by NSF in Biocomplexity and Coupled Biogeochemical Cycles


Under the collaboration of:

Bob Howarth, Roxanne Marino, and Melanie Hayn (Cornell University)

Ken Foreman, Anne Giblin, and Jane Tucker (Marine Biological Laboratory)

Peter Berg and Karen McGlathery (University of Virginia)



Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS)

BIOS homepage


Research at the BBSR is studying the interactions of top-down and bottom-up forces on seagrass community structure and function.