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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 17 institutions from 5 countries studying the impacts of oil spills on the Gulf of Mexico.

Exposure Study in FishSens Magazine

  • Friday, 11 December 2015

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 Marine Laboratory in Sarasota, Florida, is looking at three fish species from the Gulf: redfish, southern flounder and pompano. Each of the species hails from a different type of habitat, making it possible for those investigating to have findings that will be applicable to fish all across the region.

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  • Last modified on Wednesday, 09 March 2016

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