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. [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]