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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.

Exposure Study in FishSens Magazine

Friday, 11 December 2015 11:29
Years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, scientists around the Gulf of Mexico are still working to understand the effects that it had on the area’s ecosystem. These efforts include investigations zeroing in on impacts to the Gulf’s fish species. One such study, led by the Mote…

Oil Spill Outreach / Sea Grant

Sunday, 12 July 2015 12:43
SAVE THE DATE! The Oil Spill Outreach Team would like to inform you of three workshops/science seminars that we will be hosting in the next couple of months. Please mark your calendars and join us! Impacts of Oil on Coastal HabitatsWednesday July 22nd, 2015 1:00 pm –4:30…
Researchers from the Center for Integrated Modeling and Analysis of the Gulf Ecosystem (C-IMAGE) are setting off on a cruise to collect sediment and water samples in areas affected by the IXTOC-I spill. The cruise marks the first time since these studies have been performed in over…

Injection Studies Begin

Thursday, 09 July 2015 08:20
Our Ecotoxicology Study is a collaboration between MOTE Marine Laboratory, Wageningen University, University of West Florida, and USF-College of Marine Science looking at the toxicity of oil in Gulf fishes using samples collected in situ and in the exposure experiments. We are looking at the sublethal impacts…

Agilent and C-IMAGE Announce Partnership

Wednesday, 08 July 2015 20:15
ST. PETERSBURG, FL The University of South Florida’s College of Marine Science today announced a formal partnership with Agilent Technologies and the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) to refresh analytical chemistry equipment for studying oil spills. Funded by GoMRI and Agilent’s Research Support Program, this partnership…