John Tirpak

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About John Tirpak

John is the Science Coordinator for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Gulf Restoration Program.

Post-doc opportunity with Gulf of Mexico Avian Monitoring Network (GoMAMN)

Reddish egret. Photo courtesy of Dan Irizarry, Flickr. >>Click here to see a flyer on the Gulf of Mexico Avian Monitoring Network Mississippi State University (MSU) is seeking a Post-doctoral Research Associate to be located at the Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, MS along the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Mexico. [...]

By |November 18th, 2016|Featured, Member Blog|Comments Off on Post-doc opportunity with Gulf of Mexico Avian Monitoring Network (GoMAMN)

NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program funding opportunity announcement

The NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program has released its next federal funding opportunity (FFO-2017), which is focused on living coastal and marine resources and their habitats (click here for full announcement).  This funding competition continues the Science Program’s commitment to producing timely and high-quality scientific findings and products to support the management and sustainability of [...]

By |June 10th, 2016|Member Blog|Comments Off on NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program funding opportunity announcement

RESTORE Council releases Draft Initial Funded Projects List–and it includes the Strategic Conservation Assessment Proposal!

Big news from the RESTORE Council: they released the Draft Initial Funded Priorities List (draft FPL) for public comment. Among the $140 million in projects selected is the ~$1.9 million "Strategic Assessment of Gulf Coast Landscapes" proposal that was submitted through the Department of Interior (DOI). LCCs figure prominently in the conservation design work outlined in [...]

By |August 18th, 2015|Member Blog|Comments Off on RESTORE Council releases Draft Initial Funded Projects List–and it includes the Strategic Conservation Assessment Proposal!

NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program update

Posted on behalf of Russ Beard: I would like to provide you with an update on the NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program and highlight a few upcoming events. Science Plan We continue to develop the science plan, which will guide the Program’s activities in the long-term. We anticipate releasing the plan for public comment this [...]

By |August 20th, 2014|Member Blog|Comments Off on NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program update