The Burt Lab focouses on the Gulf of Alaska exploring its waters. Our research investigates phytoplankon, mixed layer dynamics and ground water inputs.

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Primary Production (Chlorophyll) in the Gulf of Alaska


Using underway autonomus sampling methods to determin phytoplankton growth at high resolution.

Water cycle

Ground Water

Groundwater in Kachemak Bay.

Gass are mixed into the ocean by the wind

Biological O2 time-series:

Undstanding primary production using Oxygen.