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Floodplain managers, planners visualize future flooding impacts

Suppose the City of Biloxi’s population doubled and you had to determine where to locate new infrastructure and housing to accommodate another 40,000+ people. That’s what participants of the Gulf Coast Community Flood Resilience Workshop were...

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By: Tracie Sempier / Published: Sep 19, 2016

A look at MASGC’s education programs

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium (MASGC) helps support three of the larger informal environmental education programs in the Mississippi-Alabama region. Two of these programs are in Alabama and one is in Mississippi. In addition to...

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By: Loretta Leist / Published: Sep 09, 2016

Bays and Bayous abstracts deadline extended

Have you been too busy to submit an abstract to present at the upcoming Mississippi-Alabama Bays and Bayous Symposium? Well, you’re in luck. You’ve been given more time to submit one (or two or three).

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Sep 02, 2016

Come early to buy fresh seafood off dock in Biloxi

If you enjoy seafood like I do, I recommend you that you go down to the dock by the Hard Rock Casino in Biloxi behind the garage parking lot. There you will find yourself some fresh shrimp, fish, crab and squid that the fishermen caught right out of...

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By: Peter Nguyen / Published: Aug 11, 2016