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Fort Johnson Marine Science Seminar Series

Place: MRRI Auditorium at Fort Johnson

Time: 4 p.m. on Friday afternoons, unless otherwise posted
Refreshments: before each seminar and at a reception with the seminar speaker, which occurs at the MUSC White House or the SCDNR Outdoor Classroom after the seminar

Archives of Fort Johnson Seminars

Spring 2015 Seminar Schedule

DateSpeakerSeminar TitleCommittee Contact (Host)
Jan 16 Rick DeVoe
S.C. Sea Grant Consortium
 State of Marine Policy Susannah Sheldon, SC Sea Grant (TBD)
Jan 23 Paul Nolan
The Citadel
Susannah Sheldon, SC Sea Grant (D. Owens/C. Plante)
Jan 30
Feb 6 John Weinstein
The Citadel
Microplastic Debris in Charleston Harbor: A Global Problem in Our Backyard Paul Pennington, NOAA (P. Pennington)
Feb 13 Leslie Sautter
College of Charleston
Exploration of Seafloor Habitats and Geomorphology: The CofC BEAMS Program Hannah Bouchillon, CofC (H. Bouchillon)
Feb 20 David Owens
College of Charleston
Rusty Day, NIST (R. Day)
Feb 27 No Seminar CofC Spring Break
Mar 6 No Seminar CofC Spring Break
Mar 13
Mar 20 Paula Keener
NOAA's Ocean Acidification Program
Paul Pennington, NOAA (P. Pennington)
Mar 27 Gavin Naylor
College of Charleston
Rusty Day, NIST (R. Day)
Apr 3 Nick Colvard
Northeastern University
Quantifying the Effects of Eutrophication on the Eco-physiology and Ecology of the Seaweed Fucus vesiculosus Lou Burnett, CofC (S. Krueger-Hadfield)
Apr 10 Mark Martindale
Whitney Lab, University of Florida
George Grice, Jr. Lecture: Bob Podolsky, CofC (B. Podolsky)
Apr 17 Joe Stewart
Boron and Meteoric Diagenesis: Questioning the Fidelity of Snowball Earth δ11B Excursions Rusty Day, NIST (R. Day)
Apr 24 April Blakeslee Peter Kingsley-Smith, SCDNR (P. Kingsley-Smith)
May 1

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Members of the Fort Johnson Seminar Committee