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Downstream Changes in the Mission and Aransas Rivers

My time here in sunny Port A is coming to a close, and over the last couple of weeks I have uncovered some interesting trends in all of the data I collected. I found a lot of different correlations and

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An Interview with Jace Tunnell, Director of the Mission-Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve

Jace Tunnell, director of the Mission-Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve (Reserve), gave the July 16 UTMSI Departmental Seminar on “How to create an impactful 2 minute video of your research project”. In his presentation he gave tips on recording footage

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Sediment Nitrogen Cycling Progress Update

I am now halfway into my stay in Port A, and my project is coming along quite well. We spent several days in the field scoping out our test sites, practicing techniques, and, finally, collecting the sediment cores that I

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