Sempier to coordinate regional marine research planning project

Steve Sempier has joined the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Sea Grant regional coordinator for a Gulf of Mexico marine research planning program.

Sempier will review federal and...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jan 25, 2007

Students win art calendar contest

More than 1,050 fourth-graders from 40 Mobile and Baldwin county schools recently took part in the Marine Resources Division of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources' "Conserving and Enjoying Alabama’s Coastal Resources"...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Dec 08, 2006

Two-day event to examine environmental status of Gulf

The Alabama-Mississippi Bays and Bayous Symposium will be held Nov. 28 and Nov. 29 at the Arthur Outlaw Convention Center in Mobile, Ala.

The two-day event will feature scientific presentations on water quality, living resources, habitat...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Nov 02, 2006

New habitat research database seeks project entries

A new database is giving researchers in Mississippi and Alabama the opportunity to let others learn from their successes and setbacks in the field of habitat conservation and restoration.

The recently launched Mississippi-Alabama Habitat...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Nov 01, 2006

Dauphin Island pier to open, complete habitat restoration project

The Town of Dauphin Island will celebrate the completion of the Alonzo Landing Pier on Thursday, Oct. 5, with a 10 a.m. ribbon cutting ceremony.

The 100-foot pier serves as a wildlife viewing platform and is an educational element of a larger salt...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Oct 02, 2006