Participants try to get a good look at bird species that call the marsh home during a boat tour of the salt marsh. Image Credit: Murt Conover, LUMCON and CWC.

Spring 2014 – Education Spotlight

(From Spring 2014 Newsletter) The Education & Outreach section of the CWC website has resources specifically for K-12 teachers and students, the public, undergraduate students, and education events, including printable materials in Spanish. Deep-C led the first Project GOO (Gulf Oil Observers) field study. Project GOO is a citizen science initiative aimed at exposing high…

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Fall 2013 – Education Spotlight

(From Fall 2013 Newsletter) Summer Learning with the GoMRI Research Consortia The summer of 2013 was a busy one for the GoMRI Consortia Education and Outreach Teams! C-MEDS held a successful Summer Outreach Program, where 10 undergraduate students from Tulane and LSU conducted oil spill research, and helped plan a Science Day for a local…

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Team Santa Rosa’s ROV targets a lionfish during the Deep-C ROV competition at Dauphin Island Sea Lab. Photo Credit: Tina Miller-Way.

Summer 2013 – Education Spotlight

(From Summer 2013 Newsletter) Deep-C Technology Experiences Bring Science to Life for Students Education specialists and scientists with the Deep Sea to Coast Connectivity in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico (Deep-C) research consortium have multi-year efforts working with K-12 teachers and students and with university students across their consortium. At Dauphin Island Sea Lab (DISL)…

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Skyping to students. L-R: USF Dean Jackie Dixon and Patty Smukall. Photo Credit: C-IMAGE.

Winter 2013 – Education Corner

(From Winter 2013 Newsletter) by Sherryl Gilbert, C-IMAGE The Center for Integrated Modeling & Analysis of Gulf Ecosystems (C-IMAGE) is a comprehensive research consortium of 13 national and international universities tasked with evaluating the environmental impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill (DWH) on coastal ecosystems, the water column, and the sea floor. C-IMAGE research cruises provide an…

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