Deterring geese on the St. Louis River to protect wild rice

The final River Talk of the season, “Deterring Geese on the St. Louis River to Protect Wild Rice,” was presented by Sam Hansen, a former summer undergraduate research fellow with the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve, on May 13.

Dinosaurs of the Sea

Our student blogger intern, Elise, shares a story about her experience a few years ago helping leatherback sea turtles in Costa Rica. An estimated 34,000 to 36,000 nesting females are now left worldwide, compared to 115,000 in 1980. 

Ocean research in an unlikely place

One of our science communicators visited the world’s largest research ocean while on vacation. Can you guess where it is located?