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

Local volunteers to restore dune/marsh grass on Deer Island

Volunteers with the Mississippi Master Naturalist and Master Gardener programs will take part in an educational workshop to learn about the coastal environment and restoration science on May 31 before restoring dune and marsh grass on a quarter acre...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: May 28, 2011