March 9, 2017

     There's a strange, albeit tenuous, past connection between myself and St. Catherines Island, one that began long before I was born. The year was 1913 and the place was the state of New York. Grand Central Terminal became the world's largest train station, the Wool...

January 11, 2017

     I don't remember ever being so happy to see the sunrise. It greeted me at a small dock in Midway, Georgia almost as if it were a reward for enduring the hair-raising drive to meet the boat. I'd traveled five hours in the dark - most of it through fog and a fierce...

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September 19, 2017

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Jennifer Parrilli is a graduate of the University  of Georgia's Odum School of Ecology. She also completed a minor in anthropology. Her research interests include mycology, entomology, chiropterology, and science communication. You can also find her work published by the Athens Science Observer. This blog is the story of her seven month internship on St. Catherines Island. 

(All photos were taken by the author unless otherwise noted. Please do not use photos without permission.)

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