Event Details

Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill to Gulf Wetlands

August 11, 2015 from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Scientists will present published work regarding the impacts of Deepwater Horizon to Gulf wetlands. Specific topics covered will include ecosystem effects, impacts to marsh life, and shoreline response and restoration. View the flyer.

Speakers include:

  • Dr. Eugene Turner (LSU/CWC) – Ecosystem Effects
  • Dr. Brian Roberts (LUMCON/CWC) – Ecosystem Effects
  • Dr. Deepak Mishra (UGA) – Restoration/Resiliency
  • Dr. Scott Zengel (Research Planning, Inc./NOAA) – Restoration

Q & A period and an audience input session will follow the presentations. While registration is required, this workshop is free.

Registration: This seminar is free and lunch will be provided. If you would like lunch, you must register.

Questions? Contact Emily Maung-Douglass with Louisiana Sea Grant by email or 225-578-9926.

Register at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/9KGCSJK

Location: Slidell Municipal Auditorium, Slidell, LA