Field Experiences in South Texas
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Archive for June, 2012

The Affects of Diet on Larval Red Drum Growth and Survival Rates

Thursday, June 21st, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Hello! My name is Emily Bloom and I’m a rising junior at the University of California Davis, majoring in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology.  This summer I will be working in Dr. Fuiman’s lab conducting research on the affects of ...

Dissolved Organics Analysis

Thursday, June 21st, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Hi my name is Nathalie Arnone and I am from Ellicott City, Maryland. I am an undergraduate student going into my third year at Coastal Carolina University located in South Carolina. I'm at UTMSI in the REU Program funded by ...

Testing Various Effects of Crude Oil

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Hey ya’ll! My name is Shawn Bona. I’m from Green Bay, Wisconsin, and I will be a senior studying at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee this coming fall. I am very proud to be in Texas this summer working for Dr. ...

Examining the Consequences of the 2010 BP Oil Spill for the Diazotroph Community

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The Deepwater Horizon exploded on April 20, 2010 and caused the largest marine oil spill in history. The oil rig was under contract with BP to drill into the Macando Prospect, and the explosion caused crude oil to gush out ...