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.

Sea Grant Seminars Coming Up Featured

  • Friday, 11 March 2016

The Sea Grant Oil Spill Science Program will be hosting two seminars in the month of April.

 

 

Chilling with your chums: How did the oil spill impact Gulf Fisheries?

April 6, 2016 in Austin, TX

To register: https://gulfseagrant.wordpress.com/oilspilloutreach/presentations/chilling-with-your-chums/

During this social, local scientists will speak about the impact that the oil spill has had on managed fish in the Gulf of Mexico. Please see the attached flyer for more information.

Questions: Contact Chris Hale with Texas Sea Grant at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone: 361.825.6215

Larissa Graham with Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone: 251.348.5439.

 

Where did the oil go?

April 14, 2016 in Mobile, AL

To register: https://gulfseagrant.wordpress.com/oilspilloutreach/presentations/oil-spill-science-seminar-where-did-the-oil-go/

Scientists will discuss where the oil went through out the Gulf of Mexico. Topics being covered include transport of oil, oil recovery, the natural breakdown of oil as well as breakdown due to weathering, marine snow, and oil in the water column and on the seafloor. Please see the attached flyer for more information.

Questions: Contact Monica Wilson with Florida Sea Grant at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone: 727.553.3516

Larissa Graham with Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone: 251.348.5439.

We are continuously working to bring you oil spill science, so please be sure to check out our other oil spill outreach publications: http://gulfseagrant.org/oilspilloutreach/publications and listen to the recordings of past seminars: http://gulfseagrant.org/oilspilloutreach/presentations/.

  • Last modified on Monday, 04 April 2016

Podcasts from The Loop

The Loop is a series of podcasts which take an in depth look at C-IMAGE research. Partnering with Mind Open Media reporters Ari Daniel Shapiro and David Levin, our researchers share the importance of their studies and how they help our understanding of oil spills. David and Ari have produced eight podcasts and have more in the queue. The podcasts are linked below. Plug in and learn about our research!

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