A NOAA course, “Introducing Green Infrastructure for Coastal Resilience," will be offered at Apalachicola Reserve. Participants will learn how green infrastructure can play a critical role in making coastal communities more resilient. Green Infrastructure is a network of natural areas that benefits nature and people.
The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) is wrapping up the 2015 Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference. More than 1000 people from 21 countries participated in the annual conference to discuss research associated with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Organizations around the country are participating in "I heart Estuaries" campaign in the week leading up to Valentines Day. Support for the ecologically and economically valuable coastal areas is being shown throughout social media using the hashtag #iheartestuaries.
Aransas Pass, Texas officials are using a tried and true method to assess their vulnerability to coastal hazards. With the Community Resilience Index, the community will be able to target areas for improvement and be better prepared for future storms.
The Gulf of Mexico Alliance (Alliance) is reaching beyond the coast and making connections throughout the Gulf’s vast watershed. Recently, the New River-Highlands Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D) Council joined the Alliance in the overall goal for a healthy and…
The Partnership for Gulf Coast Land Conservation, a program of the Land Trust Alliance, announced today the release of “A Land Conservation Vision for the Gulf of Mexico Region.” This landmark report unites multiple partners to identify priority focus areas for land conservation and economic revival in the Gulf of Mexico.