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Karen J. Mcglathery

Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Environmental Sciences
Office location and address
217 Clark Hall
291 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
Education
PH.D., Cornell University, 1992
AS-ENVS Coastal SEES Collaborative Research: Coastal Sustainability: A Cross-Site Comparison of Salt Marsh Persistence in Response to Sea-Level Rise and Feedbacks from Social Adaptations
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate For Geosciences
January 01, 2015 – September 30, 2020
AS-ENVS Team Science Training for Coastal & Estuarine STEM Graduate Students
Source: William & Mary Virginia Institute of Marine Scienc
September 01, 2017 – August 31, 2020
AS ENVS LTER: Drivers, Dynamics and Consequences of Non-Linear Change in Coastal Barrier Systems
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate For Biological Sciences
December 01, 2012 – November 30, 2018
Oyster Harbor demostration Oyster Reef
Source: Chincoteague Bay Field Station
March 08, 2017 – January 31, 2018
AS-ENVS Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Emissions from a Restored Seagrass Meadow
Source: William & Mary Virginia Institute of Marine Scienc
June 01, 2015 – January 31, 2018
AS-ENVS Building a Coastal Resilience Network on the Eastern Shore of Virginia to Catalyze Integrated, Science-Based Hazard Mitigation Actions
Source: The Nature Conservancy
September 01, 2014 – July 30, 2017
AS-ENVS Impacts of Off-Bottom Oyster Aquaculture on Benthic N Fluxes
Source: William & Mary Virginia Institute of Marine Scienc
May 19, 2014 – November 30, 2016
AS-ENVS Using bioextraction to mitigate nutrient pollution in Chesapeake Bay; Is oyster aquaculture an effective BMP?
Source: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Universit
July 01, 2014 – June 30, 2015
Long-Term Drivers, State Change & Disturbance on the Virginia Coast Reserve: LTER V
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate For Biological Sciences
November 01, 2006 – November 30, 2014
EN-SE xx-LAUNCH 2020-Systems Innovation Experiment (SIX)
Source: Tides Foundation
January 01, 2013 – March 31, 2014
AS-ENVS Effects of a non-native bloom-forming macroalga Gracilaria vermiculophylia on shorebirds, water quality and oysters in the Virginia coastal bays
Source: William & Mary Virginia Institute of Marine Scienc
April 15, 2012 – June 01, 2013
Sustainable Seagrass Restoration in the Virginia Coastal Bays
Source: William & Mary Virginia Institute of Marine Scienc
August 01, 2011 – January 31, 2013
EVSC 4110: Estuarine Ecology
Credits: 3
An interdisciplinary course covering the physical, biogeochemical and ecological aspects of coastal estuaries. Prerequisites: EVSC 3200 with a D-
EVSC 4559: New Course in Environmental Science
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new topic in the subject area of environmental science.
EVSC 4993: Independent Study
Credits: 1–6
Specialized topics in ecology, atmosphere, hydrology, environmental geology, or environmental systems not normally covered in formal classes under the direction of the faculty. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.
EVSC 4995: Supervised Research
Credits: 1–6
Original research usually involving a field or laboratory problem in the environmental sciences under the direction of one or more faculty members. The results may form the basis of an undergraduate thesis which is required to partially fulfill the Distinguished Majors Program in environmental sciences. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.
EVSC 4999: Thesis Research
Credits: 3
Provides credit for doing work in pursuit of the undergraduate thesis option for majors in Environmental Science
EVEC 5559: New Course in Ecology
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new course in the subject of ecology.
EVEC 7110: Estuarine Ecology
Credits: 3
An interdisciplinary course covering the physical, biogeochemical and ecological aspects of coastal estuaries. This class is a companion course to EVSC 4110. Prerequisite: EVSC 3200
EVHY 7559: New Course in Hydrology
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new course in the subject of Hydrology.
EVSC 7559: New Course in Environmental Science
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new topic in the subject area of environmental science.
EVEC 7999: Independent Study: Ecology
Credits: 1–6
Individual or group study in developing or special areas of ecology and interrelated areas.
EVSC 8998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Research
Credits: 1–12
For master's research, taken under the supervision of a thesis director.
EVSC 8999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For master's thesis, taken under the supervision of a thesis director.
EVSC 9995: Research Problems
Credits: 1–12
Individual or group research on interdisciplinary problems in environmental sciences.
EVSC 9998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.
EVSC 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.