Workshop for planners to focus on takings law

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Legal Program will offer the continuing education course “Recent Developments in Takings Law: A Workshop for Planners” from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Friday, Aug. 19, at Courtyard by Marriott Gulfport Beachfront, 1600...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Aug 03, 2011

Bruening retires after 20 years at Sea Grant/GCRL

Kay Bruening, executive support associate for Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant, retired July 1 after 20 years of service.
Kay started her career with Sea Grant as a part-time publications clerk working from a desk next to the refrigerator in the...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jul 11, 2011

Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant welcomes Jefferson

Deborah Jefferson of Gulfport has joined the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium as a temporary executive support associate in the Ocean Springs office at the University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Coast Research Lab.

She will support the...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jun 28, 2011

Students win scholarships to attend science camp in Alaska

The Prince William Sound Science Center has selected four high-school students from Mississippi and Alabama to receive Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium scholarships to help them attend the science center’s Ocean Science and Leadership...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jun 21, 2011

Volunteers help create habitat on Deer Island

Volunteers with the Mississippi Master Naturalist and Master Gardener programs recently took part in a two-day planting of dune grasses on Deer Island. Volunteers were assisted by the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources Coastal Preserves...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jun 10, 2011