Fort Johnson Marine Science Seminar Series

Place: MRRI Auditorium at Fort Johnson

Time: 4 p.m. on Friday afternoons, unless otherwise posted
Refreshments: a reception with the seminar speaker, which occurs at the SCDNR Outdoor Classroom after the seminar

Archives of Fort Johnson Seminars

Spring 2020 Seminar Schedule

Date Speaker Seminar Title Committee Contact (Host)
Jan 10 Melissa Chaplin
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Bird Friendly Beaches: Managing for Migrating and Wintering Shorebirds
Andy Shedlock (Andy Shedlock)
Jan 17 Caitlin Young
NOAA RESTORE Science Program
Funding Actionable Coastal Resource Management Research Paul Pennington (Pete Key & Paul Pennington)
Jan 24 Harold "Hal" May
Alternative Microbiomes are not Fake News! One for Public Health and One for Our Climate Demetri Spyropoulos (Demetri Spyropoulos)
Jan 31  
Feb 7


Feb 14 Robert Dunn
North Inlet-Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR) 

Disentangling Trophic Interactions on Nearshore Reefs and Implications for Ecological Resilience Peter Kingsley-Smith (Denise Sanger)
Feb 21 Alicia Wilson
University of South Carolina
Impacts of Coastal Development on Groundwater Composition in Tidal Creek Basins Susannah Sheldon (TBD)

Feb 28

Michael D. Arendt
They Grow Up So Slowly: Studying Sea Turtles in the Southeast U.S. Andy Shedlock (Andy Shedlock)
Mar 6 Bill Norman
Clemson University
Social Carrying Capacity of Mariculture in South Carolina Susannah Sheldon (TBD)
Mar 13 No Seminar Spring Break
Mar 20 No Seminar Spring Break  
Mar 27 Ben Neely
Big Data Proteomics Andy Shedlock (Andy Shedlock)
Apr 3  
Apr 10 Jack DiTullio
College of Charleston
Pole to Pole in 2018  Andy Shedlock (Andy Shedlock)
Apr 17 Andy Shedlock
College of Charleston
Sea Turtle Genomics Andy Shedlock (Andy Shedlock)

Instructions and Information for Speakers for downloading

Links to the Fort Johnson Partners

Members of the Fort Johnson Seminar Committee