Sunday 17 December 2017

The Center for the Integrated Modeling and Analysis of the Gulf Ecosystem

A tale of two Gulf spills: A research consortium of 19 institutions from 5 countries studying the impacts of oil spills on the Gulf of Mexico.

2016 Events

2016 Events (14)

C-IMAGE All Hands 2016, Part Deux

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When: 7-9 December, 2016

Where: St. Pete Beach, Florida

Background

Please join us for our Annual All Hands Meeting this December in sunny St. Pete Beach Florida!  

Registration

Registration is now open.  Please follow the link below and provide the requested contact information.

REGISTER HERE

Timeline

Wednesday December 7, 2016 Check in by 4:30 pm, Evening Dinner in Sarasota at Mote Aquaculture Park (transportation will provided from the Tradewinds Island Grand)
Thursday December 8, 2016 Science Program, Evening Poster Reception (details to follow)
Friday December 9, 2016 Science Program, Wrap up by 4pm

Agenda

An updated agenda can be downloaded HERE.

Travel Details

Transportation from Tampa International Airport (TPA):

Rental Car: Follow exits for I-275 South towards St. Petersburg from TPA, full directions here.
Uber or Taxi: Uber rides are available from an estimated $27, taxi service for an estimated $80.
SuperShuttle: Shared shuttle services are available from TPA from $23.

Lodging

The entire meeting will be held at the Tradewinds Island Resort at the Island Grand property located on the beautiful sandy Gulf of Mexico.  Rooms are available for our attendees at $106/night.  This rate will be made available to our guests from December 6th to December 12th based on availability. Please click here to make your reservations directly with the discount code "usfcic" or you can call 1-800-808-9833 and say that you are with the USF C-IMAGE Consortium. The deadline to make your room reservation is November 7, 2016

Parking for non-overnight guests will be charged $8.00/day.

Meals will be provided for you during the meeting.  

 

USF employees: If you'd like to stay overnight at the Tradewinds for the duration of the meeting, please send This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. an email by October 31. We need to submit a special allowance for travel.

 

National Marine Educators Association

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Mark your calendars and start making your travel plans! NMEA 2016 will be hosted by our FMSEA chapter in Orlando, Fla., from June 25 through July 1, 2016!  GoMRI will be host a booth at the Conference, so come by and see us!!

 Here's a short preview to get you excited: 

NMEA’s mission is to make known the world of water both fresh and salt, and our annual conference brings together formal and informal marine educators from around the world to promote awareness and education of the global marine environment.

The conference draws 300-500 formal and informal educators from high schools, public aquariums, non-profit NGOs, and government agencies together for five days of learning, sharing, and networking. Scholarships are available.

Pint of Science

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Our researchers Dr. David Hastings and Dr. Lauren McDaniel will share their research with the beer-drinking public on May 25, 2016 at The Amsterdam in St. Petersburg, FL. Reserve your tickets now!!

AND NOW FOR THE GOOD NEWS ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE

David Hastings (Professor of Marine Science & Chemistry, Eckerd College)

We all know the bad news on climate: It’s getting hotter, wetter, drier, with more bad storms. Sea level is rising; drinking water is salty, oceans are acid, and corals are dying. What we don’t hear is the good news. The price of solar and wind energy is plummeting. Solar is equal or cheaper than fossil fuel in 78 countries. Banks see renewables as a good investment. China is doing the right thing. Greenhouse gas emissions have likely peaked in the energy sector. While the bad news about climate change is real and scary there is also good news. Come hear about the real world solutions.

DETERMINING BIOLOGICAL IMPACTS OF OIL SPILLS

Lauren McDaniel (Adjunct Professor of Biology at USF Saint Petersburg)

Production and transport of petroleum products is part of our energy hungry world and oil spills are one unfortunate consequence. The Deepwater Horizon Oil spill was unparalleled among environmental hydrocarbon releases, because of the tremendous volume of oil, use of dispersant, and depth at which this occurred. Six years afterwards, investigation continues into potential long-term effects of the spill. I will discuss some past and future research used to assess the potential for genetic damage within the ecosystem as a result of exposure to oil and dispersant.

 

The 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference is now accepting submissions for scientific sessions.

The 2017 conference theme, “Ecosystem Approaches to Gulf Response and Restoration,” encourages researchers to consider the application of their results to practical use.  Looking across a broad range of disciplines, what have we learned about oil spills and their impacts that can reduce uncertainty, mitigate ecological, social and health impacts of a future spill, advance response strategies, and improve how we approach restoration? Using scientific research will be critical to informing planning, preparedness, response and recovery for future events, and connecting this to decision makers in the response and restoration communities will be key.

The 2017 conference invites sessions focused on the following objectives:

  • Restoration and recovery
  • Oil spill response and management strategies
  • Human dimensions
  • Ecological impacts
  • Long-term fate and impacts
  • Breakdown and transport
  • Data management
  • Outreach and science communications

The Deadline to submit a session proposal is June 24th, 2016. Please don't hesitate to forward this email to any colleagues who may be interested.

Sincerely,
Gulf Conference
                       


 

When
Monday, February 6, 2017 7:00 AM - Thursday, February 9, 2017 6:00 PM

Where
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70113, USA

 

Universidad Nacional Autónoma México

Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnología

4 de mayo de 2016

 

Workshop: Ecosystem Impacts and Recovery from Petroleum Exploration and Extraction

PURPOSE

This one-day workshop reviewed ongoing research efforts in the Gulf of Mexico related to ecosystem impacts and recovery from petroleum exploration and extraction.  The main focus was to summarize the current research foci on impacts and ecosystem recovery from two large accidental oil releases (Deepwater Horizon in 2010 and IXTOC-I in 1979-1980), and the acquisition of environmental baselines prior to additional exploration and production in the Gulf.  C-IMAGE would like to extend our warmest gratitude for Dr. Adolfo Gracia, Dr. Elva Escobar, and Dr. Manuel Grajales for their invitation, time, and efforts for this extremely informative and engaging workshop. We did not let a minor language barrier become an impediment in a spirited exchange of relevant science topics related to the petroleum exploration and extraction.

Here, we provide all of the documents, presentations, and posters that C-IMAGE presented.  We welcome all participants to review them.

1. Introduction to GoMRI: Kevin Shaw

2. Introduction to C-IMAGE: Dr. Steven Murawski

3. Sedimentary Hydrocarbon Deposition: Dr. David Hollander

4. Ecosystem and Fisheries Impacts: Dr. Steven Murawski

Poster Session Contributions:

C-IMAGE: The Center for the Integrated Modeling and Analysis of Gulf Ecosystems
El Centro para el modelado y análisis integrados de los ecosistemas del Golfo
Authors: Ben Prueitt, Sherryl Gilbert, Steven Murawski, David Hollander

Persistent Impacts to the Deep Soft-Bottom Benthos four years after the Deepwater Horizon Event
Impactos permanentes con los correspondientes profundo de fondos blandos Bentos cuatro años después de la Event Horizon en aguas profundas
Authors: Paul Montagna

Development of an Atlantis ecosystem model to study the impact of Ixtoc oil spill 
Desarrollo de un modelo ecológico Atlantis para estudiar el impacto del derrame Ixtoc
Authors: Joel G. Ortega-Ortiz, Cameron Ainsworth

Oil exposure and accumulation in Gulf of Mexico Red snapper and Golden tilefish
Exposicion al petroleo y la accumulacion en huachinango y blanquillo de Golfo de Mexico
Authors: Susan Snyder

Comparison of the 2015 Abkatun (Mexico) and 2013 Hercules-265 (USA)
Blowout Events in the Southern and Northern Gulf Using Benthic
Foraminiferal Species Richness as an Environmental Proxy for Contamination
Authors: Bryan J. O’Malley, Patrick T. Schwing, David J. Hollander

Comparative records of planktonic foraminiferal mass accumulation rates following the 2010 DWH and 1979 Ixtoc blowout events: A microfossil indicator of marine oil snow sedimentation
Authors: Erika E. Fridrik, Patrick T. Schwing, Haley Ramirez, Bryan J. O’Malley, Rebekka A. Larson, Gregg R. Brooks, David J. Hollander

ORGANIZERS

ICML UNAM: Dr. Elva Escobar-Briones, Dr. Adolfo Gracia

USF: Dr. Steven Murawski, Dr. David Hollander

SUIH UNAM: Dr. Manuel Grajales

ATTENDEES (Download attendee list here

Invited C-IMAGE participants, other guests from UNAM Institutes and Seminario Universitario en Investigación de Hidrocarburos (SUIH) UNAM.

VENUE

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Unidad de Seminarios Dr. Ignacio Chávez

PROGRAM

8:30-9:00 Registration

9:00-9:15  Welcome, Introductory Remarks, Goals of Meeting

9:15-9:35  Overview of GoMRI, Kevin Shaw, Program Coordinator

9:30-10:45 C-IMAGE Research: Northern and Southern GoM

     Presentations from the USF Leaders (40 minutes)

     Presentation from the Mexican Leaders (40 minutes)

10:45-11:15 Question and Answer session

11:15-12:00 Presentation from SUIH goals, mission and capabilities

12:00-1:00 Lunch

1:00-1:30 Poster presentations (informal, coincident with lunch)

1:30-2:30 Environmental impacts of deep-water oil industry and spatial management issues, Presentations from USF results in progress

2:30-4:00 Merging issues and partnership to fill in data requirements in the GoM

Discussion

4:00-5:00 Industry Considerations and Potential Event Scenarios Discussion

5:00-5:15 Coffee break

5:15-5:55 Conclusions, future actions and responsibilities, Group photo

6:00 Adjourn

 

Take Your Child to Work Day

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Acting on research that showed adolescent girls received less attention than boys, this day was initiated in 1993 by the Ms. Foundation for Women. The intention was to give girls additional direct attention and an insight into work world opportunities available to them. It was to serve the multiple purpose of increased self esteem for young girls as well as give them some ideas of the wealth of careers in the world. Thirdly, it allowed them more one-on-one time with mom or dad.

It quickly took off and became extremely popular. Girls would go off to work with mom or dad, or even an aunt or uncle. They would spend the day seeing just what their sponsors job involved. It was limited only by the practicality of allowing a youthful, non-employee in a particular job environment. It works well in office environments, but proves impractical in many blue collar jobs, or where safety can be an issue.

It's popularity quickly sparked interest by the boys, who soon felt left out and were required to go to school for the day, while the girls "got the day off". As a result, the day has turned into "Take Your Son or Daughter to Work Day" in many areas. While this takes away from the original intent to give more attention to adolescent girls, it has become a valuable and popular career day opportunity for girls and boys alike.

C-IMAGE researchers and students will host about 40 children from USF Employees on April 28th when we'll show them how WE spend our work days.  

Dr. Tarnecki to speak in Boca Grande

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Mote Marine Laboratory is hosting a FREE Mote Science Café on Tuesday, April 12th, 6p at Johann Fust Community Library (1040 West 10th St., Boca Grande, FL). C-IMAGE scientist Dr. Andrea Tarnecki will be sharing her research with attendees of the event.

Itsy-Bitsy Allies: Bacterial "helpers" for humans and fish.

Basic GLOBE Training

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GLOBE Basic Training – Environmental Monitoring of Hydrology and Atmosphere

Saturday, February 27, 2016

8am-4pm

Clam Bayou Marine Education Center

4240 35th Avenue South

St. Petersburg FL 33711

Phone: (727) 552-2281

Advanced GLOBE Training

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GLOBE Advanced Training-Environmental Monitoring of Soils

Saturday, March 12, 2016

8am-4pm

Clam Bayou Marine Education Center

4240 35th Avenue South

St. Petersburg FL 33711

Phone: (727) 552-2281

2nd Symposium on Deep-Sea Oil Spills

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Full Webpage

When: 19-20 September, 2016

Where: Hamburg University of Technology, Germany

Background

Six years after the Deepwater Horizon accident in the Gulf of Mexico, several questions about the more than 700 million liters of oil spilled into the ocean remain unanswered. Research groups from all around the world are working on investigations associated with oil spill behavior, the biological degradation and the impact on the environment.

Invitation

After the first highly successful symposium in 2013, the C-IMAGE research group from the Hamburg University of Technology would like to invite you to the second Hamburg Symposiumon Deep-Sea Oil Spills in Hamburg. The one-day conference shall be a discussion platform to link the different research areas and to define points of contact between modeling and experimental research. The day is split into 3 sessions with specific topics. After each session a break offers the possibility for detailed discussions (hot lunch included). A welcome reception on Monday and get-together on Tuesday will offer further possibilities for interdisciplinary scientific exchange in a relaxed atmosphere.

Timeline

March 1, 2016          Call for abstracts

July 15, 2016            Deadline for abstract submission

August 1, 2016         Notification of abstract acceptance

August 31, 2016       Registration deadline

C-IMAGE All Hands Meeting 2016

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Greetings All,

We will hold our C-IMAGE All Hands Meeting in Tampa on Friday February 5th, 2016 at the Marriot Tampa Waterside (the same place as the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference). Specifics will be posted here as they become available.

If you are making travel arrangements, please allow them to accommodate a Friday evening dinner/reception to be held at Dr. Hollander's house in Gulfport (about a 35 minute drive). Transportation will be provided for you to and from the reception.

Click Here to register!

 

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Dispatches from the Gulf Showing

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‘Dispatches from the Gulf’ documentary chronicles oil research long after BP spill. Film about the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil well disaster, produced by Screenscope and narrated by Matt Damon, explains USF’s and FIO’s critical role in documenting disaster’s impact on Gulf of Mexico.

 

St. Petersburg, Florida (Feb. 18, 2016) – “Dispatches from the Gulf,” a new episode in the series “Journey to Planet Earth,” (www.dispatchesfromthegulf.com) shares the first-hand accounts of scientists studying the recovery of the Gulf of Mexico in the five years since the Deepwater Horizon disaster. In 2010, the Deepwater Horizon (DWH) oil platform exploded in the northern Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 oil workers and releasing over 200 million gallons of oil over 87 days. This subsea blowout occurred nearly one mile below the ocean’s surface.

Concerned researchers with the University of South Florida (USF) with support from the Florida Institute of Oceanography (FIO) took swift action to document the impact of oil and dispersants on marine life and Gulf ecosystems in the months following the spill. Shortly after, an independent research group, the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI, www.gulfresearchinitiative.org/) was established to operate a 10-year research plan following the oil spill and provided support for 15 research centers studying different aspects of oil spills. ‘Dispatches from the Gulf,’ a GoMRI funded documentary, highlights the work of these centers.

One of these centers, C-IMAGE, is hosted at USF’s College of Marine Science (www.marine.usf.edu/c-image). 

Dr. Steven Murawski, Professor at the USF-College of Marine Science and Director of C-IMAGE is featured throughout the film for his work on fisheries impacted by Deepwater Horizon. “Our major focus is to see if contamination from DWH persists, and how it might have affected species and fish communities,” said Murawski. His work aboard the R/V Weatherbird II is known as ‘Mud & Blood’ for the ocean muds and fish tissues collected. “My students and I were seen sampling the fish community offshore of Louisiana in the general vicinity of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. We have sampled this region every year since 2011 to look for oil residue in fishes and the abundance of species and communities,” Murawski said.

Amy Wallace is a Ph.D. student at the USF College of Marine Science who uses fish eye lenses and ear bones, or otoliths, to recreate the fish’s life history. Amy is a leading member of the ‘Blood’ crew and recalls working with the film crew on one hot, summer day. “Everyone was so nice and really focused on telling the full story of the science,” Wallace explains. “It was really busy when we are processing fish from our long-line catch and I hardly noticed the film crew was even there!”

The fish tell just one half of the story; the sea floor muds and sediments tell the other. Ten percent (20 million gallons) of the oil that spilled was deposited on the sea floor, impacting sea bottom (‘benthic’) communities. Dr. Isabel Romero, a researcher on the “Mud” crew at the USF-College of Marine Science studies these sediments by using layered mud cores as pages in time. “Our major objective is to see how long contamination persists in the sediments, the main oil-derived compounds that persist, and their potential impact to benthic communities,” said Romero. The areas of the ocean she studies gives insight to the ultimate fate of sub-sea oil that never reaches the surface.

‘Dispatches from the Gulf’ covers the work of three of the 12 Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative consortia, C-IMAGE (hosted out of USF), RECOVER (hosted out of the University of Miami), and ECOGIG (hosted out of the University of Georgia). The February 29th premiere is hosted by Florida Institute of Oceanography.

The hour-long film premieres Monday, February 29, at 7:00 pm at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg, FL; free tickets are available here (www.dispatches.eventbrite.com). A panel discussion moderated by Bay News 9 Al Ruechel follows the film where featured researchers and responders will discuss their work to the audience.  Panel members include, Brendon Baumeister, Martin Grosell, Mandy Joye, Amy Wallace, producers Marilyn and Hal Weiner, Chuck Wilson and Steve Murawski. 

Mr. Al Ruechel is Bay News 9's senior anchor. He has won four Emmy awards for breaking news and investigative reporting and more than 20 other state and national reporting and anchoring awards. 

Mr. Brendon Baumeister is the Marine Captain of the R/V Weatherbird II at the Florida Institute of Oceanography.

Dr. Martin Grosell is the lead PI and director of RECOVER. Dr. Grosell is a Maytag professor of ichthyology with specialty in environmental physiology and toxicology at the University of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (RSMAS). 

Dr. Samantha “Mandy” Joye is an expert in biogeochemistry and microbial ecology and works in open ocean and coastal ecosystems.  Her work is interdisciplinary, bridging the fields of chemistry, microbiology, and geology. 

Ms. Amy Wallace is a doctorate student at the University of South Florida, College of Marine Science studying fish eye lenses to learn about trophic shifts and migration in fish. Her research is highlighted in Dispatches from the Gulf from Screenscope, Inc.

Producers Marilyn and Hal Weiner have written, and directed more than 225 documentaries and five public television series, including “Journey to Planet Earth,” “Women at Work,” and “The World of Cooking” and won Emmy® Awards for “The Earth Summit Pledge” and “Streets of Sorrow.” 

Dr. Charles “Chuck” Wilson serves as the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Chief Scientific Officer, which provides scientific and research advice and leadership to the GoMRI.  Dr. Wilson coordinates the work of the GoMRI Research Board, the GoMRI Administrative Unit, and the funded science projects to implement the research program.

Dr. Steve Murawski is a fisheries biologist and marine ecologist involved in understanding the impacts of human activities on the sustainability of ocean ecosystems. Dr. Murawski currently serves as Director of the Center for Integrated Analysis and Modeling of Gulf Ecosystems (C-IMAGE), which is funded by a grant from the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative.

Free tickets can be accessed at dispatches.eventbrite.com.

WHEN

Monday, February 29, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST) 

WHERE

Mahaffey Theater

400 1st Street SE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701


 

FIO is one of Florida’s Academic Infrastructure Support Organization (AISO) established by the Florida Board of Governors (BOG). FIO is a system resource hosted by the University of South Florida, and is homeported in St. Petersburg, to provide underlying technology and resources for academic programs statewide. FIO enables entities across academia, government and the private sectors opportunities to collaborate and support excellence in marine science, technology and education through infrastructure, programs, information and people. FIO operates two sea-going research vessels, the R/V Bellows and R/V Weatherbird II and operates the Keys Marine Laboratory in Layton, Florida.  The R/V Weatherbird II, a 115-foot, 194-ton vessel has become one of the nation’s most storied research vessels after its repeated voyages to carry out scientific missions in the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill catastrophe.  


The University of South Florida is a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student success. USF is a Top 25 research university among public institutions nationwide in total research expenditures, according to the National Science Foundation. Serving over 48,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.6 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 billion. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.


Journey To Planet Earth is an award-winning television series that dramatizes new ways of looking at the delicate relationship between people and the world they inhabit. It is designed to help viewers understand the complexities of the most important environmental issues of the 21st century. Through an interdisciplinary approach, these programs reach beyond the physical sciences and draw connections to politics, economics, sociology, and history.


About Matt Damon Matt Damon has been honored for his work on both sides of the camera, most recently winning a Golden Globe Award® for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for “The Martian.” He is nominated for an Academy Award® for Best Actor in a Leading Role for the same film. Earlier in his career, Damon won an Academy Award® for Best Screenplay and received an Oscar® nomination for Best Actor, both for his breakthrough feature “Good Will Hunting.” Damon and close friend Ben Affleck formed Pearl Street Films to create stories in film and television. Pearl Street produces “Project Greenlight” for HBO and recently co-produced the theatrical film “Promised Land.” Jennifer Todd (“Memento,” “Alice in Wonderland”) serves as President of the company, which has a first look deal with Warner Brothers Pictures. Damon is the co-founder of Water.org, a non-profit organization that works to bring safe drinking water and sanitation options to the billions of people on the planet who lack access.


Marilyn and Hal Weiner have produced, written, and directed more than 225 documentaries and five public television series, including “Journey to Planet Earth,” “Women at Work,” and “The World of Cooking” and won Emmy® Awards for “The Earth Summit Pledge” and “Streets of Sorrow.” They’ve also produced three feature films: Family Business, The Imagemaker, and K2.


The Gulf of Mexico Research Institute (GoMRI) is dedicated to investigating the effect of oil spills on the environment and public health. Knowledge accrued will be applied to restoration and to improving the longterm environmental health of the Gulf of Mexico. The Wallace Genetic Foundation focuses on improving the quality of life for all people through long-term environmental conservation. The Farvue Foundation is dedicated to finding solutions for a more sustainable environment. Downloaded photos at: http://www.screenscope.com/press.html, Press Contact: Nora Zelevansky This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Story Collider with C-IMAGE

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Science surrounds us. Even when we don't notice it, science touches almost every part of our lives. At the Story Collider, we believe that everyone has a story about science—a story about how science made a difference, affected them, or changed them on a personal and emotional level. We find those stories and share them in live shows and on our podcast. Sometimes, it's even funny.

The Story Collider will feature researchers from local universities who study the spill, and newspaper editors who covered the spill and its impacts on Gulf residents. 

As Gulf Coast residents, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill literally hit home for many of us.  A consistent stream of videos and images served as a constant reminder that millions of gallons of crude oil were polluting the Gulf of Mexico.  Marine scientists jumped into action to look at the impacts of the spill, and they continue to monitor the ecosystem years later to document the potential recovery.

Spend an evening with our scientists.  You won't regret it!

This event is free and open to the public, but space is limted.  You will need a ticket to enter.

More Information:

http://www.marine.usf.edu/c-image

http://storycollider.org/

For Tickets:

cimagestorycollider.eventbrite.com

WHEN

Monday, February 1, 2016 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EST) 

WHERE

Stageworks Theatre - 1120 East Kennedy Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33602


Registration for the 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference ends 24 January 2016. Register here!

Events of Interest During the Week of February 1-6, 2016

 

Monday, February 1, 2016        7:00pm-10:00pm      StoryCollider with C-IMAGE Researchers

Science surrounds us. Even when we don't notice it, science touches almost every part of our lives. At the Story Collider, we believe that everyone has a story about science—a story about how science made a difference, affected them, or changed them on a personal and emotional level. We find those stories and share them in live shows and on our podcast. Sometimes, it's even funny.

The Story Collider will feature researchers from local universities who study the spill, and newspaper editors who covered the spill and its impacts on Gulf residents. As Gulf Coast residents, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill literally hit home for many of us. A consistent stream of videos and images served as a constant reminder that millions of gallons of crude oil were polluting the Gulf of Mexico. Marine scientists jumped into action to look at the impacts of the spill, and they continue to monitor the ecosystem years later to document the potential recovery. Spend an evening with our scientists. You won't regret it! This event is free and open to the public, but space is limted. You will need a ticket to enter.
More Information:

http://www.marine.usf.edu/c-image                                                            

http://storycollider.org/  

 

Thursday, February 4, 2016        6:00pm-9:00pm      Reception for GoMRI Researchers

GoMRI will host an evening reception at the conference hotel for GoMRI funded researchers.  All C-IMAGE scientists and students are welcome to attend.  Additional information will be provided here as it's disseminated.


 

The full conference report from the 2015 Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference can be downloaded here.


The full conference report from the 2014 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference can be downloaded here.


The full conference report from the 2013 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference can be downloaded here.