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MASGC announces fellowship opportunities

The Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship is funded through the National Sea Grant Office and administered through individual state Sea Grant programs. Knauss fellows spend a year in marine policy-related positions in the legislative and...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Dec 12, 2017

We’re moving (temporarily)

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant administrative office will move Nov. 13 to another building on the Gulf Coast Research Lab campus in Ocean Springs. 

We will work out of offices in the Oceanography Building while heating and air-conditioning work...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Nov 10, 2017

Volunteers needed for Mississippi Coastal Cleanup

Volunteers of all ages are encouraged to participate in the 29th annual Mississippi Coastal Cleanup that will be held from 8-11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. With 50 sites across Jackson, Harrison and Hancock counties, volunteers will remove tons...

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By: Melissa Schneider/Mandy Sartain / Published: Oct 02, 2017

Drymon joins MASGC Outreach Team

Marcus Drymon has joined the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium as a marine fisheries extension specialist. He also serves as an assistant extension professor at Mississippi State University (MSU).

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By: Brandi Clarke and Melissa Schneider / Published: Sep 29, 2017