Michael Martinez-Colon, puerto rico, tropical, foraminifera, forams, foram, geology, micropaleontology, FAMU, Puerto Rico, environmental, Ammonia, A. beccariia

ENJOY!! :)

Hurricane Maria
Hurricane Maria

Caribbean hurricane.

Hurricane Irma
Hurricane Irma

Caribbean hurricane.

FRESCO 2017
FRESCO 2017

Foram workshop in Angers, France. Pic by: LPG-BIAF

Fieldwork in France
Fieldwork in France

Foram workshop in Angers, France. Pic by: LPG-BIAF

Paris 2017
Paris 2017

Louvre

Corillooo!! 2016
Corillooo!! 2016

Boricuas at FAMU

St. Petersburg, FL 2017
St. Petersburg, FL 2017

PRIMER workshop

South Carolina 2016
South Carolina 2016

Helping with vibracoring in a lake

ANERR 2017
ANERR 2017

Flood tide mixing (white foam) with estuarine waters of Apalachicola Bay-FL

Culture work
Culture work

Foraminifera: Ammonia aomoriensi cultured in Cu-II spiked media. MM-C picture.

Culture work
Culture work

Foraminifera: Ammonia aomoriensi feeding on Dunaliella sp. MM-C picture.

Culture work
Culture work

Foraminifera: Asexual reproduction of Ammonia sp. MM-C picture.

Parasite
Parasite

Foraminifera: Three Turbinella cocoons on Elphidium sp. from Apalachicola Bay-FL Ben Ross image.

Framboidal pyrite
Framboidal pyrite

Foraminifera: Pyrite inside the test of Quinqueloculina rhodiensis from Puerto Rico

Jobos Bay
Jobos Bay

JBNERR: Enjoying fieldwork in Puerto Rico.

NOAA EPP Meeting, 2018
NOAA EPP Meeting, 2018

Angelique Rosa-Marín at her poster presentation.

NOAA EPP Meeting, 2018
NOAA EPP Meeting, 2018

Margarette Bayrón-Arcelay at her poster presentation.

ISF Workshop, 2018
ISF Workshop, 2018

Angelique Rosa-Marin attending the international school of foraminifera in Urbino, Italy

FAB School, 2018
FAB School, 2018

FOBIMO workshop in St. Andrews, Scotland as part of FORAMS 2018 meeting.

FORAMS 2018 meeting
FORAMS 2018 meeting

Margarette Bayrón-Arcelay at her poster presentation in Edinburgh, Scotland.

FORAMS 2018 meeting
FORAMS 2018 meeting

Next to poster presentation in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Siccar Point (2018), Scotland
Siccar Point (2018), Scotland

Finally got at chance to visit James Hutton's classic unconformity!

Red mangrove
Red mangrove

Vieques, PR

NOAA-CCME Meeting, 2019
NOAA-CCME Meeting, 2019

Angelique Rosa-Marín at her poster presentation.

NOAA-CCME Meeting, 2019
NOAA-CCME Meeting, 2019

Meeting in La Jolla-CA. I am with the pink polo shirt.

Keys Marine Lab
Keys Marine Lab

Doing field work collecting living symbiont-bearing foraminifera.

Keys Marine Lab
Keys Marine Lab

Posing with my graduate student Angelique Rosa-Marín.

AMLC Meeting, 2019
AMLC Meeting, 2019

Corrillo Boricua in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. The one with the pink shirt is moi.

SACNAS meeting, 2019
SACNAS meeting, 2019

Recruiting students in Honolulu, HI

ROV robotic arm
ROV robotic arm

HydroSMAC push core collection at a depth of ~1500 meters

R/V Point Sur
R/V Point Sur

Spent 10 days in the research vessel as part of the HydroSMAC mission.

French pastry
French pastry

Homemade (from scratch) pate a choux with custard and whipped cream (aka cream puffs

New microcopes
New microcopes

Olympus SZ61 (one of two).

Incubator
Incubator

Table top incubator to maintain forams and sediments alive for culture work.

Apalachicola Bay
Apalachicola Bay

Quick lunch break while doing field work looking for forams!

Apalachicola Bay
Apalachicola Bay

Panoramic view while doing field work.

NERRA meeting 2019
NERRA meeting 2019

Angelique Rosa-Marin and Lexa Medero-Hernandez with colleagues from Jobos Bay.

TMS meeting 2019
TMS meeting 2019

Field trip (Switzerland) looking at fossil foraminifera.

Epifluorescence
Epifluorescence

ZEISS Stereo Discovery

IMG_1857
IMG_1857

Sampling trip in 2019.