• Dr. Alex Kolker Co-chairing American Geophysical Union Conference

    Nov 29, 2011
    LUMCON faculty member Alex Kolker will be co-chairing a press conference on this year's historic Mississippi River Flood at 4 pm central time (2 pm Pacific time) on Tuesday, December 6 during the Fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union.
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  • Heinz Award bestowed on Dr. Nancy Rabalais

    Nov 22, 2011
    The 17th Heinz Awards, in memory of U.S. Senator John Heinz, celebrated the power of the individual, with a special focus on the environment. Dr. Nancy Rabalais, Executive Director of LUMCON and Professor, was one of nine awardees honored in a ceremony at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC on November 15.
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  • Ecological and Economic Vitality of the Gulf of Mexico

    Nov 21, 2011
    The concepts of ecosystem services applied to the assessment of damage from the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill and to restoration in the Gulf of Mexico were presented in two coffeehouse-style discussions on Capitol Hill, November 16.
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