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
MUSC
Alternative Microbiomes are not Fake News! One for Public Health and One for Our Climate Demetri Spyropoulos (Demetri Spyropoulos)
Jan 31 Erin Legacki
NIST
Measuring Mucus for Biomarkers of Farmed Salmon Reproductive Fitness Frank Marí (John Kucklick)
Feb 7 Alix E. Rodowa
NIST
Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances are Everywhere! What are They, and What Do We Do Now?

 Frank Marí (John Kucklick)

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
SCDNR/MRD/MRRI
They Grow Up So Slowly: Studying Sea Turtles in the Southeast U.S. Andy Shedlock (Andy Shedlock)
Mar 6 William C. Norman
Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management, 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  

RESCHEDULED 01/15/2021

Mar 27

RESCHEDULED - 01/15/2021

Ben Neely
NIST

RESCHEDULED - 01/15/2021

Big Data Proteomics

Andy Shedlock (Andy Shedlock)

RESCHEDULED TBA

Apr 3

RESCHEDULED FOR SPRING 2021 SEMESTER 
DATE TBA

Kevin Sowers
University of Maryland

RESCHEDULED FOR SPRING 2021 SEMESTER
DATE TBA

Methonogenesis and Sustainable Aquaculture

 Demetri Spyropoulos (Harold May)

RESCHEDULED 04/16/2021

Apr 10

RESCHEDULED -  04/16/2021

Jack DiTullio
College of Charleston

RESCHEDULED -  04/16/2021

Pole to Pole in 2018 

Andy Shedlock (Andy Shedlock)

RESCHEDULED 04/22/2021

Apr 17

RESCHEDULED - 04/22/2021

Andy Shedlock
College of Charleston

RESCHEDULED - 04/22/2021

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