Field Schools

St. Catherines Island is distinguished by its history of research, education, and conservation. Since 1974, archaeological research and natural history surveys have evolved into an expansive program of conservation research.

Scientific Advisory Committee

The committee is in charge of reviewing all island research applications.


Research on St. Catherines Island is collaborative, collegial, integrative, and unique to this sentinel island. New knowledge acquired is applied to barrier island systems around the world.


Information on the work and research done on St. Catherines Island is shared in diverse ways.