Sea Grant awards research funding

Fuel from seafood-processing waste products, population growth’s effects on ecosystems and stronger construction materials for homes are just a few topics of research projects that recently received funding from the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Feb 28, 2008

Lewis receives marine policy fellowship

Graduate student Staci Lewis of George Mason University in Virginia has been awarded a Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship.

She will spend the next year working in the Washington D.C. office of Vice Admiral Conrad Lautenbacher, who is the...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Feb 22, 2008

Plutchak receives marine policy fellowship

Rochelle Renee Plutchak, a graduate student at the University of South Alabama, has been selected as a recipient of the 2008 Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship.

Plutchak will spend one year in the Washington, D.C., area working for the...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Feb 22, 2008

Sea Grant seeks Coastal Storms Program outreach coordinator

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium is accepting applications for a Gulf of Mexico Coastal Storms Program outreach coordinator.

The CSP outreach coordinator will be responsible for developing, implementing and evaluating a Coastal Storms...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jan 29, 2008

Researchers to unveil working waterfront study

After a year of study, representatives of Auburn University will unveil the results of a Mobile County inventory of working waterfront areas.

The presentation will take place at the Alabama Working Waterfront Coalition’s meeting at 4 p.m., Tuesday,...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jan 18, 2008