VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu.xmlVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduBlue crab stock remains within healthy rangehttp://www.vims.edu.phpResults from the latest Winter Dredge Survey—conducted annually by VIMS and the Maryland DNR—show the Chesapeake Bay’s blue crab stock will be able to support quality commercial and recreational harvests.Wed, 20 May 2020 11:01:00 -0400Green Fee funds two sustainability projects at VIMShttp://www.vims.edu.phpAwards will help develop freshwater exhibit in VIMS Visitors Center and to survey property owners concerning preferences for managing shoreline erosion. Tue, 12 May 2020 15:30:00 -0400Study shows wetter climate is likely to intensify global warminghttp://www.vims.edu.phpAnalysis led by Dr. Christopher Hein of VIMS indicates greater tropical rainfall may increase microbes’ release of carbon dioxide from soils into air.Wed, 06 May 2020 11:01:00 -0400Oyster aquaculture partnership offers new funding for watermenhttp://www.vims.edu.phpLocal oyster growers may be eligible for $180,000 in funding to deploy new shells and begin spat-on-shell production in target areas, with applications due by May 15, 2020.Thu, 16 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Catholic High School takes top spot in 2020 Blue Crab Bowl http://www.vims.edu.phpVirginia Beach competitor will move on to represent Virginia at the National Ocean Science Bowl in Gulfport, Mississippi in April. Tue, 25 Feb 2020 11:00:00 -0500“Grand Challenge” review stresses global impact of microplasticshttp://www.vims.edu.phpCommissioned to mark the AGU's 100th anniversary, study led by VIMS team stresses that microplastics are a concern not only in the ocean but on land and in the air.Sun, 23 Feb 2020 10:00:00 -0500Research reveals unique reproductive trait for seagrasshttp://www.vims.edu.phpWinged seed harnesses the force of underwater currents to hold it on the seafloor for rooting.Thu, 13 Feb 2020 13:00:00 -0500Sea-level report cards: 2019 data adds to trend in accelerationhttp://www.vims.edu.phpTide-gauge measurements show that water levels rose at higher rate in 2019 than 2018 at 25 of 32 stations.Thu, 30 Jan 2020 13:00:00 -0500Study further implicates poultry processing in coastal pollutionhttp://www.vims.edu.phpEvidence from field sampling, lab experiments, and genetic analyses show that poultry wastewater inhibits microbes’ capacity to remove nitrogen from aquatic ecosystems.Wed, 15 Jan 2020 10:00:00 -0500http://www.vims.edu.phpWed, 08 Jan 2020 12:37:23 -0500VIMS News Feedhttp://www.vims.edu.phpVIMS News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 20:42:13 -0400