Search Research Projects

Maryland Sea Grant has funded scientific research relevant to the Chesapeake Bay and the Maryland residents who conserve, enjoy, and make their living from it. Search below our archive of research projects back through 1990, using keywords, topics, or project start year. Project data include the project principal investigators and abstract as well as impact or accomplishment statements and peer reviewed publications, if applicable.

Principal Investigator:

Greg Silsbe

Start/End Year:

2018 - 2020

Co-Principal investigator:

Sairah Malkin, Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Louis Plough

Start/End Year:

2018 - 2020

Co-Principal investigator:

Jamie Pierson, Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Cassie Gurbisz

Start/End Year:

2018 - 2020

Co-Principal investigator:

Cindy Palinkas, Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Ryan Woodland

Start/End Year:

2018 - 2020

Co-Principal investigator:

Hongsheng Bi, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science; Elizabeth North, Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Matthew Baker

Start/End Year:

2017 - 2019

Co-Principal investigator:

Alex Rittle, University of Maryland Baltimore County

Principal Investigator:

David Nelson

Start/End Year:

2018 - 2019

Co-Principal investigator:

Fellow: Joel Bostic

Principal Investigator:

Matthew Baker

Start/End Year:

2017 - 2019

Co-Principal investigator:

Fellow: Hayley Oakland

Principal Investigator:

Katherine Tully

Start/End Year:

2017 - 2019

Co-Principal investigator:

Fellow: Danielle Weissman

Principal Investigator:

Denise L. Breitburg

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Matthew Ogburn and Seth Miller, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Principal Investigator:

Genevieve Nesslage

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Michael J. Wilberg, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Ming Li

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Xiaohong Wang, Salisbury University

Principal Investigator:

Michael Paolisso

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Brian Needelman, University of Maryland, Department of Environmental Science and Technology; Christina Prell, University of Maryland, Department of Sociology; Klaus Hubacek, University of Maryland, Department of Geographical Sciences

Principal Investigator:

Keryn Gedan

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Chris Hein, Virginia Institute of Marine Science; Sunny Jardine, University of Delaware, School of Marine Science and Policy; Jorge Lorenzo Trueba, Montclair State University, Earth and Environmental Studies

Principal Investigator:

Eric Davidson

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Fellow: Jake Hagedorn

Principal Investigator:

Lora A. Harris

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Jeremy Testa, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Katharina A. M. Engelhardt

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Maile C. Neel, University of Maryland, College Park, Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture

Principal Investigator:

Michael Gonsior

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Lora A. Harris, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science; Andrew Heyes, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Jen Shaffer

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Adriane Michaelis, University of Maryland, College Park

Principal Investigator:

Louis Plough

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Katie Hornick, Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

David Nelson

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2018

Co-Principal investigator:

Keith N. Eshleman, Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science; Cathlyn D. Stylinski, Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Cindy Palinkas

Start/End Year:

2015 - 2017

Co-Principal investigator:

Emily Russ, Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Principal Investigator:

Paul Leisnham

Start/End Year:

2016 - 2017

Co-Principal investigator:

Kanoko Maeda, University of Maryland, College Park, Department of Environmental Science and Technology

Principal Investigator:

David Tilley

Start/End Year:

2015 - 2017

Co-Principal investigator:

Rhea Thompson, University of Maryland, College Park

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