Program helps oyster farmers learn from each other

Within the last 5-8 years, a number of commercial off-bottom oyster farms have been established in Louisiana, Alabama, Florida, South Carolina and North Carolina, with significant interest in Mississippi, Georgia and Texas. In Alabama, for example,...

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By: Bill Walton / Published: Jan 24, 2018

2018: A look ahead

As we turn the calendar to a new year, there is little time to pause and think about 2017 here at Sea Grant. While it’s easy to rattle off a list of accomplishments and projects completed across the country by the team of folks that I work with, I...

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By: Rusty Grice / Published: Jan 11, 2018

Brown spends summer as Sea Grant environmental education intern

An Alabama college student gained work experience last summer through a Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium-supported Environmental Education Internship with the Discovery Hall Programs at Dauphin Island Sea Lab. Jordan (JoJo) Brown, a senior...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jan 09, 2018

Follow these accounts on social media, and be merry

Happy Holidays. My gift to you is this extensive list of social media accounts associated with our Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant program and/or programs that our staff members are associated with. For example, did you know we help support education...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Dec 20, 2017