Uncharted Discovery

Bulldogs could brag about having the largest academic boat on the Great Lakes, but they're too busy– doing things like fishing microplastics out of Lake Superior and measuring meteorological parameters. “This is my laboratory,” explains Professor Jay Austin. Climb aboard.


Blue Heron - The University of Minnesota's Research Vessel

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