VIMS News Feed News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduReport: derelict crab pots have impacts throughout Bay shows that effort to remove derelict crab pots from Chesapeake Bay generated more than $33 million in harvest value for Maryland and Virginia crabbers.Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:20:00 -0400Dominion Foundation funds sea turtle nesting research grant of $30,000 from The Dominion Foundation, to William & Mary’s Virginia Institute of Marine Science will fund a study of sea turtle nesting along Virginia’s Atlantic seaboard.Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400Graves inducted into IGFA Hall of Fame International Game Fish Association—the global authority on recreational fishing—has inducted VIMS professor John Graves into its Fishing Hall of Fame, an illustrious group that includes Zane Gray, Ernest Hemingway, Izaak Walton, and Ted Williams.Wed, 12 Oct 2016 13:30:00 -0400Marine Life Day at VIMS' Eastern Shore Lab highlights biodiversity a week of heavy rain along the mid-Atlantic coast, the sky cleared and the sun came out just in time for Marine Life Day at the Virginia Institute of Marine Sciences’ Eastern Shore Laboratory in Wachapreague on September 24th.Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS receives major grant to maximize future health of Bay $941,590 grant from the National Science Foundation will fund 4-year effort to identify how policymakers and coastal residents can best respond to rising seas. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:00:00 -0400White House announces “smart city” funding to Dr. Jon 'Derek' Loftis will support VIMS' efforts to help local communities better manage coastal flooding.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:00:00 -0400Decoding sharks professor Kevin Weng and W&M undergraduates collaborate on the Eastern Shore to uncover the secrets behind shark behavior.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS collaborates with federal partners to study algal blooms at VIMS, NASA, and NOAA are using the latest in satellite technology to better track algal blooms in Chesapeake Bay.Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS announces winners of 2016 Photo Contest competition recognizes the most engaging images taken by VIMS faculty, students, and staff in the field and lab.Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:00:00 -0400VIMS team embarks on expedition to Arctic seas expedition aboard the nation’s newest icebreaker will study the role of nitrogen in Arctic food webs.Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400New graduate school class begins studies at VIMS welcomes an academically distinguished group of 22 new students to William & Mary's School of Marine Science.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 18:00:00 -0400Old and cold: extreme longevity in Greenland sharks of eye tissues suggests slow-growing species is Earth's oldest vertebrate, and raises concerns about potential impacts from fishing.Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:00:00 -0400Researchers issue real-time forecasts of Chesapeake Bay dead zone forecast will help Chesapeake Bay anglers better plan for the appearance of low-oxygen conditions.Mon, 08 Aug 2016 11:00:00 -0400Kiwanis Fishing Day clinic teaches skills, supports research 300 kids ages 8 through 12 attended the 16th annual Kiwanis Fishing Day Clinic held at the Buckroe Fishing Pier in Hampton on July 19th.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400VIMS assists in launch of NOAA buoy will fill gap in Baywide observing system, enrich York River research.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:00:00 -0400Loftis partners in market challenge proposed by Dr. Derek Loftis and partner will enhance a mobile app that was developed to help users better monitor and respond to coastal flooding.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:00:00 -0400VIMS professor wins international recognition Elizabeth Canuel was awarded the honorary title of Geochemical Fellow at the annual Goldschmidt Conference recently held in Yokohama, Japan.Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Researchers release “Frankenturtles” into Chesapeake Bay of drifting carcasses aims to protect living sea turtles from harm.Tue, 14 Jun 2016 11:00:00 -0400VIMS modeler joins in ensemble forecast of 2016 Gulf dead zone David Forrest adds to a multi-model forecast that NOAA uses to predict the size of the low-oxygen zone that forms off the Mississippi Delta each summer.Thu, 09 Jun 2016 11:00:00 -0400VIMS open house draws enthusiastic crowd souls brave showers and are rewarded with fun and learning.Tue, 24 May 2016 03:00:00 -0400