Marine and Environmental Sciences

Audiotour of East Point history launched

The Marine Science Center is pleased to announce the launch of a new audiotour about the history of East Point, which is available on smartphones and tablets. Scan the QR code in the photo or visit to get the App. Once you have the App, search for Marine Science Center. The tour has 9 stops, […]

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Understanding competition in invasive Phragmites helps inform estuarine management

The Hughes Lab conducted field surveys and glasshouse experiments to investigate phenotypic variation within the invasive common reed, Phragmites australis, at four sites along the east coast of North America. Research on intraspecific variation of this invader will improve impact assessments and guide salt marsh management in estuarine ecosystems invaded by P. australis.

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