Future trainers dive into marine safety

Sixteen people from Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida and beyond are taking part in a 48-hour marine-safety instructor program this week at the Mississippi State University Coastal Research and Extension Center.

The course covers emergency...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jan 21, 2011

MASGC administrative office welcomes Clarke

Brandi Clarke has joined the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium as an assistant grants administrator.

She will work with the administrative team in the Ocean Springs, Miss., office on The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast Research...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jan 13, 2011

Environmental Law Fall Forum scheduled in Mobile

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Legal Program will host its Environmental Law Fall Forum from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. on Dec. 3 at the Radisson Admiral Semmes Hotel on Government Street in Mobile, Ala. Distinguished speakers from across the Southeast...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Nov 02, 2010

Market research identifies charter-fishing customers

A recent survey of fishing-charter customers is coming in handy as federal waters reopen after the Deepwater Horizon oil well disaster. Gulf Shores/Orange Beach Tourism (GSOBT), the destination marketing organization for Gulf Shores and Orange...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Oct 11, 2010