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Tara Cox

Assistant Professor, Marine Science Program
Savannah State University

Large marine vertebrate spatial ecology and conservation

Issues of Interest:
Marine mammal biology, human interactions with large marine vertebrates, policy and management.

Current Projects:

  • Foraging ecology of bottlenose dolphins
  • Begging behavior of bottlenose dolphins
  • Photo-identification of bottlenose dolphins
  • Global assessment of bycatch of marine mammals, sea turtles, and seabirds
  • Seasonal and individual movements of bottlenose dolphins in Georgia
  • Bacterial community composition in dolphin tissues

Savannah River Estuary; Wassau Sound

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