NCBS Internships On The Nature Coast

Nature Coast Biological Station is partnering with federal and state agencies with UF students to work on research in the Nature Coast region this summer. The list below includes the intern and their partnered host affiliate, as well as the project title.

Check out our Job Opportunities page for the next Summer Internship posting!

2018 Interns

Anna Swigris

Anna Swigris

Intern Hosts
Tim Jones & Jamie Lentendre

Project Title
Seagrass Monitoring and Assessment-Big Bend Seagrass Aquatic Preserve

Sawyer Downey

Sawyer Downey

Intern Host
Charlie Martin

Project Title
Estuarine Ecology

Cher Nicholson

Cher Nicolson

Intern Hosts
Josh Patterson & Savanna Barry

Project Title
Centipede Bay Oyster and Marsh Habitat Enhancement Project

Samara Nehemiah

Samara Nehemiah

Intern Hosts
Mike Allen & Steve Geiger

Project Title
Bay Scallop Population and Recreational Fishery Monitoring

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Vita Repina

Intern Host
Mark Clark

Project Title
Investigating Strategies, Benefits and Stakeholder Preference of “Living Shorelines” to Stabilize and Ecologically Enhance the Coastline around Daughtry Bayou

Brian Whalen

Brian Whalen

Intern Hosts
Mike Allen & Andrew Gude

Project Title
Improving Recreational Fishing Catch and Release Methods

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Tyler Fogt

Intern Hosts
Caleb Purtlebaugh, Johnny Polasik, & Taj Knapp

Project Title
Fisheries Independent Monitoring - Marine Research

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Victoria Steinnecker

Intern Hosts
Mark Hinz & Tom Mirti

Project Title
Water Quality and Springs Monitoring

Rebecca Rash

Rebecca Rash

Intern Hosts
Joyce Palmer

Project Title
Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge Manatee Monitoring

Amy Oxton

Amy Oxton

Intern Hosts
Steve Geiger & Jennifer Granneman

Project Title
Bay Scallop Population and Recreational Fishery Monitoring

Emma Jablonski

Emma Jablonski

Intern Host
Mike Allen

Project Title
Biological Intern at NCBS/FWC

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Margaret Long

Intern Host
Joyce Palmer

Project Title
Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge Manatee Monitoring

2017 Interns

Jordana Cutajar

Jordana Cutajar

Intern Host
Darlene Velez

Project Title
Water Quality and Springs Monitoring

Courtney Stachowiak

Courtney Stachowiak

Intern Host
Caleb Purtlebaugh

Project Title
Fisheries Independent Monitoring

Audrey Batzer

Audrey Batzer

Intern Host
Dr. Christine Angelini

Project Title
Building with Nature

William Wolfson

William Wolfson

Intern Host
Andrew Gude

Project Title
Cedar Key NWR Guided Kayak Fishing

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Tristen Townsend

Intern Host
Dr. David Kaplan

Project Title
Investigating Changes in Coastal Forests Along the Nature Coast

Samantha Tiffany

Samantha Tiffany

Intern Host
Dr. Charles Martin & Dr. Laura Reynolds

Project Title
Diel Variability in Fish and Invertebrate Community Structure

Kimberly Magee

Kimberly Magee

Intern Host
Dr. Savanna Barry

Project Title
Human Dimensions of Recrational Scalloping and Boating in the Nature Coast

Kelly Colvin

Kelly Colvin

Intern Host
Tim Jones

Project Title
Seagrass Monitoring and Assessment-Big Bend Seagrass Aquatic Preserve

Kaley Terrell

Tristen Townsend

Intern Host
Peter Frederick

Project Title
Oyster Research

Kacey Aukema

Kacey Aukema

Intern Host
Dr. Mark Clark

Project Title
Investigating Strategies, Benefits and Stakeholder Preference of "Living Shorelines"

Joseph Littell

Joseph Littell

Intern Host
Dr. Bill Lindberg

Project Title
Application of Habitat Selection Theory and Reef Technology to Fisheries Management

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Alec Cronin

Intern Host
Dr. Savanna Barry

Project Title
Human Dimensions of Recrational Scalloping and Boating in the Nature Coast

2016 Interns

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Cory Gillis

Intern Host
Vic Doig and Larry Woodward

Project Title
Lower Suwannee Wildlife and Habitat Monitoring

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Jessica Van Vaerenbergh

Intern Host
Dr. Bill Lindberg

Project Title
Application of Hatitat Selection Theory and Reef Technology to Fisheries Management

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Hannah Van Horn

Intern Host
Timothy Jones and Jamie Letendere

Project Title
Seagrass and Water Quaility Monitoring In Florida's Big Bend

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Julia Richter

Intern Host
Dr. Mark Clark

Project Title
Cedar Key Living Shoreline Demonstration and Canal Water Quality Enhancement Project

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Lizzie Mayes

Intern Host
Caleb Purtlebaugh

Project Title
Fisheries Independent Monitoring

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