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What is ocean literacy?

One of the focus areas for Sea Grant at the national level is environmental literacy. We have discussed the definition of this term in these blogs before, but the mission of the National Sea Grant program is to enhance the practical use and...

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By: Tina Miller-Way / Published: Feb 14, 2019

Comments sought for Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant review

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium will be reviewed on March 12-14, 2019, by a team convened by the National Sea Grant College Program. The review will be conducted at The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast Research Lab’s Marine...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Feb 05, 2019

Getting the most out federally funded research

Non-science folks might not give a second thought to what happens to scientific data after a study has ended and the researchers move on their next project. But they should! Though they may not know it, data collected during federally funded...

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By: Missy Partyka / Published: Feb 01, 2019

Gulf of Mexico Alliance to hold All-Hands meeting at The Lodge

Every year GOMA (the Gulf of Mexico Alliance) meets in a different Gulf state to address its six priority issues (coastal resiliency, data and monitoring, education and engagement, habitat resources, water resources and wildlife and fisheries) and...

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By: Phillip Hinesley / Published: Jan 25, 2019