Marine Science Graduate Students


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  • Tracey Calleen
    Abundance, Assemblage, and Distribution of Ichthyoplankton Around the Saco River Plume, Maine
  • Katie Pugliares
    Genetic Relatedness Among Mass Stranded Atlantic White-Sided Dolphins (Lagenorhynchus ocutus) on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA
  • Charlotte Regula
    Spiralzooid Form and Function within Hydractinia Spp. Colonies Encrusting Pagurus Hermit Crab Shells
  • Emily Rosser
    Effects of Marine Reserve Protection and Fishing Pressure on Reef Fish Trophic Communities of the Belize Barrier Reef
  • Jay Williams
    The Use of Steroid Hormone Concentrations to Determine the Reproductive Cyclicity of the Little Skate, Leucoraja erinacea, in the Western Gulf of Maine
  • Angela Cicia
    Assessing discard survivability and the physiological effects to capture on four skates species within the Northwest Atlantic
  • Caitlyn Little
    Movement patterns and habitat utilization of Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) in the Saco River, Maine

Recent Marine Science Graduate Students

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  • Jocelyn Brown-Saracino
    Effects of Unique Topographical Features on Grey Seal (Halichoerus grypus) Breeding Behavior
  • Andy Dutra
    Toxic and Bioluminescent Dinoflagellates:  Molecular and Ecological Importance
  • Dashiell Pappas
    Diet of Gray Seals (Halichoerus grypus) in Penobscot Bay, Maine, Evaluated Through Hard Part Analysis and Fecal DNA
  • Nina Hamacher
    Identification of Melanopsin in the Retina of Nassau Grouper (Epinephelus striatus) by Insitu Hybridization
  • Melissa Smith
    Distribution, Feeding Ecology and Habitat Usage of Monkfish Within the Western Gulf of Maine Closures Area (WMGCA)
  • Joseph Sungail
    Interspecific Competition for Food Resources Between Juvenile Life Stages of American Lobsters (Homarus americanus), Rock Crabs (Cancer irroratus), and Green Crabs (Carcinus maenas)
  • Noel Takeuchi
    Circulating Vitamin A and E Levels Based on Artificial Formula Consumed in Rescued Harbor Seal (Phoca vitulina) Pups