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Gilliard Farms (Brunswick, GA)
Sustainable, organic farming by sixth-generation farmer
Little St. Simons Island
Celebrating and preserving the natural wonder and wild of Georgia’s barrier islands.
Sapelo Island Cultural And Revitalization Society (SICARS)
“Preserving Gullah/Geechee culture, land, and community on Sapelo Island, GA.”
Sapelo Sea Farms
Providing clams grown in and wild oysters harvested from Georgia’s waters.
Save Our Legacy Ourself (SOLO)
Preserving the cultural heritage of Sapelo Island through agricultural innovation.
Strong Roots 9 (at Gilliard Farms)
“Honoring the past” while “growing the future” through culinary excellence and heritage career readiness.
Wildlife Resources Division, GA DNR
“Conserving and promoting fishing, hunting and wildlife resources through management, education and scientific research.”
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (SE Fisheries Science Center)
“Providing the scientific advice and data needed to effectively manage the living resources of the Southeast Region and Atlantic high seas.”
Savannah State University (Marine & Environmental Science)
Located in “a growing port city adjacent to a salt marsh tidal creek,” SSU emphasizes hands-on student research.
Using science and collaboration to strengthen bird migration routes, coastal ecosystems, and working lands and seas across the Western Hemisphere.