Department Resources

Vehicles and Boats:

Vehicles and boats are used for both classes and research. These assets are invaluable to field studies in surrounding beaches, bays, and marshes.
Please email MARB Vehicles for reservations and read procedures.

MARB Vehicles:

- 2002 Dodge 2500 4x4 truck

- 2006 Ford F250 4x4 truck
    - 2009 Chevrolet 2500HD 4x4 truck
      MARB Trucks
- 2008 Chevrolet 3500 van (15 passenger)
    - 2009 Chevrolet 3500 van (15 passenger)
      MARB Van

MARB Boats:

  • 24' Jones Bros. Bateau w/ 115hp Tohatsu
  • 17' Boston Whaler w/ 130hp Yamaha
  • 16' Empire Jon boat w/ 40hp Yamaha

Research Instruments:

The Marine Biology Department is highly interdisciplinary. Collaboration between research faculty affords students shared use of equipment that would otherwise be too expensive take advantage of. Contact individual faculty for details.

Student Funding:

Various grants and scholarships are available each semester to students both undergraduate and graduate. These are designed to encourage students to become involved in actual funded research programs as well as to assist ongoing research programs. Contact Nicole Wilkins for details.