VIMS News Feed News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduVIMS contributes to ‘King Tide’ mapping project"Dress rehearsal" will help quantify local flooding risk and validate storm-surge models, while laying groundwork for long-term network of volunteer data collectors.Sun, 17 Sep 2017 09:00:00 -0400Kirwan earns prestigious NSF CAREER Award will help early-career professor advance research and teaching related to coastal marshes and their response to sea-level rise.Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:15:00 -0400VIMS teams up to demo new coastal-mapping technologies Christopher Hein and colleagues hope to help sustain NASA’s Flight Facility and Virginia’s Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island.Tue, 12 Sep 2017 11:00:00 -0400Newest class of graduate students begins studies Virginia Institute of Marine Science officially welcomed 20 new graduate students to its Gloucester Point campus earlier this month. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400Aerial drones deliver sweet spot for HAB research at VIMS ‘eyes in the sky’ to guide collection of water samples with much greater efficiency and lower cost. Sat, 02 Sep 2017 09:00:00 -0400Study negates concerns regarding radioactivity in migratory seafood research team shows negligible risk from consumption of meat from migratory marine predators following Fukushima nuclear disaster.Fri, 25 Aug 2017 10:00:00 -0400The day the plankton rose story of how a solar eclipse helped solve an oceanographic mystery in the waters off Cape Cod.Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:30:00 -0400Virginia congressional staffers visit VIMS, staff, and students use opportunity to share how VIMS is working to address the myriad issues facing Chesapeake Bay and the coastal ocean.Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:00:00 -0400Grad student uses high-tech medical device to study fish student Diego Vaz uses CAT scans to illuminate details of the toadfish skeleton in exquisite detail, aiding efforts to resolve group's classification and taxonomy.Sun, 09 Jul 2017 07:30:00 -0400Grad students lead cleanup effort beach season heats up around Chesapeake Bay, VIMS grad students use beach cleanups to help document and reduce marine litter.Mon, 03 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Society of Wetland Scientists honors VIMS prof President's Service Award recognizes Dr. Jim Perry for his significant contributions to Society's mission and members. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:00:00 -0400VIMS recognized for efforts to improve flooding resiliency Derek Loftis is honored as ‘Emerging Leader’ during Capitol Hill Ocean Week and as a member of the winning team in the Amazon City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge.Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:00:00 -0400VIMS report offers mixed news on James River Kepone news is that threats to human health from this now-banned pesticide have largely abated, troubling news is that threats from new, undocumented contaminants persist.Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:00:00 -0400Virginia Environmental Endowment supports new fellowship program helps fund VIMS-Sea Grant partnership that gives students opportunity to help state agencies conserve natural resources.Mon, 05 Jun 2017 13:30:00 -0400VIMS News Feed News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400