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University of Georgia Marine Extension Service: MAREX Marine Advisory Services

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University of Georgia Marine Extension Service: MAREX Marine Advisory Services

Acronym:  MAREX

Description:  It is our goal to monitor water quality on each of Georgia's five major coastal rivers and make the data available through workshops and other programs to the public and those who make decisions concerning the rivers and streams in Georgia.

Web Site:  http://www.marex.uga.edu/advisory/WaterQuality.html

Contact Name:  Keith Gates

Contact Email:  kgates@uga.edu

Contact Web Url:  http://www.marex.uga.edu/advisory/ContactUs.html

Mission Statement:  Mission statement: The Marine Extension Service works to increase the efficiency of existing marine industries, to identify new industries that do not harm the environment, and to increase public awareness and understanding of coastal ecosystems. The coordinated programs of applied research, advisory services and education carried out from offices in Athens and Atlanta and from facilities on Skidaway Island, Savannah and Brunswick extend economic and cultural benefits throughout the state and region.

Information Web Url:  http://www.marex.uga.edu/

News Web Url:  http://www.marex.uga.edu/advisory/WaterQuality.html

Monitoring Programs:  
University of Georgia's MAREX Altamaha River Monitoring Program
University of Georgia's MAREX Ogeechee River Monitoring Program
University of Georgia's MAREX Satilla River Monitoring Program

Monitoring Stations:  86 stations are registered in the database (search/display)

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