Coastal America Donates Underwater Cameras

The Corporate Wetlands Restoration Partnership of Coastal America, donated two SeaViewer underwater video recording systems to the Alliance in support of the Presidential Executive Order of July 19, 2010 - Stewardship of the Ocean, Our Coasts, and the Great Lakes for coastal and marine spatial planning.

Alliance on National Public Radio

Reporter Eileen Fleming noted that public officials in the Alliance are working with scientists on how to coordinate policies to improve the health of the Gulf, especially related to the Dead Zone which forms off the Louisiana coast and extends to Texas.

New Campaign Targets Gulf Coast Homeowners

GOMA's Environmental Education and Nutrient Priority Issue Teams developed a website called "Smart Yard, Healthy Gulf", a new public education campaign designed to reduce fertilizers entering local waters by helping people make responsible lawn fertilizer decisions.