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High water markers may be coming to your city

We all know there are risks associated with living on the coast. Floods are the most common and costly disaster in the United States and all communities are vulnerable. A new initiative led by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) seeks to...

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By: Tracie Sempier / Published: Jan 12, 2015

MASGC requests pre-proposals for 2016-18 research funding cycle

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium (MASGC) is accepting pre-proposals for one- or two-year innovative research projects that address coastal issues.

Pre-proposals in the 2016-18 research funding competition must apply to at least one of...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jan 07, 2015

Collini joins MASGC as sentinel site coordinator

Renee Collini recently joined the staff at the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium as the coordinator for the Northern Gulf of Mexico Sentinel Site Cooperative. The regional cooperative is one of five around the nation that is part of the...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jan 05, 2015

2016-2018 Request for MASGC Research Pre-Proposals

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium (MASGC) is pleased to announce a request for pre-proposals for 2016-2018 funding.

View the request for proposals here.

The deadline for pre-proposals is 4:00 p.m. Central time on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015.... Read More

By: Jared Darby / Published: Dec 19, 2014

Living shorelines draft report is now available

Interest in living shorelines and alternative shoreline stabilization methods continues to grow throughout the Gulf region and the nation. In June, we (the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Legal Program) were asked to participate in a NOAA-funded...

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By: Niki Pace / Published: Dec 16, 2014