• GOMA 10-Year Report

    A new 10-year report highlights the successes of the Alliances’ vast partnership. The five Gulf States face similar challenges and concerns as they manage the Gulf Coast and its waters. Our ability to work across borders indicates our partner’s willingness to protect a shared resource.

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    Mississippi Gulf Coast National Heritage Area New Plan and Website

    October 21, 2016—The Mississippi Gulf Coast National Heritage Area (MGCNHA) released a new look and a new plan. Governor Bryant, Senator Wicker, and Secretary of State Hosemann helped commemorate the event. A Nature-Based Tourism Management Plan and updated website are elevating Mississippi’s coastal visibility. The new Plan is found on the updated website msgulfcoastheritage.ms.gov. The fresh look and navigation make it easy to find some of coastal Mississippi’s most beloved museums, scenic areas, and festivals just to name a few.

    Oil Spill Science – A Special Issue of Oceanography Devoted to the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative

    September 27, 2016—In the summer of 2010, a group of scientists, lawyers, state agencies, and industry representatives negotiated one of the most impactful research deals in modern history. The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) was born as a voluntary program funded by BP. This month, after six years of world class ground-breaking research, an entire volume of the Journal of Oceanography is dedicated to this effort.
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  • Next 3 events

    27sep - 25octsep 279:00 amoct 25Seminar: Building Resilience CommunitiesLessons learned from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill

    23oct - 27oct 238:00 amoct 272016 Aquatic Resources Education Association Conference12th Biennial Conference

    26oct11:00 am- 12:00 pmWebinar: Black Bear Habitat Assessment and Associated Landscape Conservation Endpoints