Summer 2009

Latest News

Weather and wave conditions can quickly turn a spectacular kayak trip into a dangerous situation. Photo: National Park Service.

Increasing Safety at Sea Caves 

Measuring waves remotely will give sea kayakers better information about weather conditions before they leave shore

Zebra Mussels Hang On While Quagga Mussels Take Over 
Could more byssal threads be the key?

Special Sections

Phil Moy. Photo: Carolyn Betz.

Program/People News
UW Sea Grant receives funding for climate change project

Wisconsin's Water Library
Kayaking reading list

2009 Science Expeditions

UW Sea Grant’s “Musseling into Lake Michigan” exhibit draws a crowd

Education News
Marshfield High School wins National Ocean Sciences Bowl
New maritime history geocaches

ASC Droplets
Become a lamprey hunter
Mashing things up in web mapping

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