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Schoolyard teachers take on Sapelo

The GCE LTER Schoolyard 2016 cadre is off to a great start with 12 excited teachers from all around Georgia and as far away as Michigan. They are assisting with field and lab work of the scientists on multiple projects including SALTEX, plant monitoring, freshwater discharge into the Duplin, eroding creeks, the FLUX Tower, benthic algae surveys, biomass sorting to support remote sensing projects, and more.



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Schoolyard 2016 teachers at orientation at the beach


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Schoolyard 2016 teachers brainstorming in the dormitory

(Contact Steve Pennings for additional information)


submitted Jul 12, 2016

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grants OCE-9982133, OCE-0620959 and OCE-1237140. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.