VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu.xmlVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduRecent rains impact Chesapeake Bay, marine researchhttp://www.vims.edu.phpUnusually fresh waters have impacted everything from algal blooms to fish distributions, oyster mortality and disease prevalence, the conduct of lab experiments, and the incidence of low-oxygen dead zones.Tue, 07 Aug 2018 10:40:00 -0400Team visits Arctic Ocean to help resolve major climate puzzlehttp://www.vims.edu.phpVIMS researchers will travel to the North Pole this August for a month-long study of one of the major uncertainties in climate-change research—the complex interplay between sea ice, marine life, and clouds. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 09:00:00 -0400Once in a blue moon: crabber catches rare all-blue blue crabhttp://www.vims.edu.phpJim McInteer and crewmate Alan Payne knew they had captured an oddity the moment they saw the all-blue blue crab in their York River crab pot.Mon, 30 Jul 2018 16:00:00 -0400Plastic pollution hits home for OspreyCam followershttp://www.vims.edu.phpEntangled in fishing line brought to the nest by a parent, the chick suffers severe injury and must be euthanized.Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:00:00 -0400Shark Survey encounters two great white sharkshttp://www.vims.edu.phpRare sightings are only the 5th and 6th great whites encountered during the 45-year history of VIMS Shark Longline Survey and are likely related to unusually cool waters.Sun, 10 Jun 2018 18:30:00 -0400Coral study reveals surprising twisthttp://www.vims.edu.phpA new study puts a surprising twist into our understanding of how corals react to ocean warming and acidification and may offer an early warning system for warmth-induced coral bleaching events.Tue, 05 Jun 2018 13:15:00 -0400VIMS open house focuses on importance of “healthy waters”http://www.vims.edu.phpExhibits and activities show how VIMS’ research in Chesapeake Bay and around the world helps protect and restore marine ecosystems.Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400International team studies world’s last uncharted major river deltahttp://www.vims.edu.phpA joint VIMS-Myanmar research team is studying the processes that control the fate of the low-lying Irrawaddy-Salween Delta and its 50 million inhabitants.Wed, 30 May 2018 09:15:00 -0400VIMS grad students celebrate commencementhttp://www.vims.edu.phpSeventeen students take part in commencement ceremonies at William & Mary.Sat, 12 May 2018 11:00:00 -0400VIMS adds first James-drainage snakehead to Fish Collectionhttp://www.vims.edu.phpThe first northern snakehead found within the James River drainage has now been deposited in the Nunnally Ichthyology Collection at VIMS, where it will be used to train and educate biologists and the public.Thu, 10 May 2018 23:40:00 -0400VIMS announces winners of annual awardshttp://www.vims.edu.phpEach year the VIMS community gathers to recognize exemplary performance by faculty, staff, and students. Learn about this year's honorees.Fri, 04 May 2018 13:00:00 -0400Pair of VIMS faculty honored with Plumeri Awardshttp://www.vims.edu.phpProfessors Christopher Hein and Matthew Kirwan will use stipends to engage students in field research and advisory service activities.Thu, 03 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu.phpVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400