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MASGC director named to oil-spill recovery commission

Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Director LaDon Swann is one of 34 scientists and business leaders named to the Mississippi Gulf of Mexico Commission, a broad-based panel that will report on the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and aid in the...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Aug 18, 2010

Safe seafood workshop to train processors to detect oil

Seafood processors will attend a training session from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, Aug. 27, to learn to assist the seafood industry in providing additional evidence for seafood safety in the Gulf of Mexico.

The Harvest from Open Waters (HOW) training...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Aug 17, 2010

Safe seafood workshop to train processors to detect oil

Press Release: August 17, 2010

Safe seafood workshop to train processors to detect oil

An expected 60 seafood processors will attend a training session to learn to assist the seafood industry in providing additional evidence for seafood safety in...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Aug 17, 2010

Peer listeners prepare to lend an ear

Everyone needs someone to talk to from time to time.

For people dealing with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, having friends to talk to about day-to-day stresses can lead them toward healing and coping.

About 90 Gulf Coast residents attended two...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jul 15, 2010