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Register Now for the GCOOS Board Members Meeting

Register Now for the GCOOS Board Members Meeting

Register now for the GCOOS Board Meeting this spring. The meeting will be held in New Orleans from 18-20 April 2018. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScMNMmpxB_oY3IzCEluIHciK03O6D39xW1nLwuV8AodKF1Pjw/viewform Please contact Jen Vreeland-Dawson by 26 March for...
Matthew K. Howard 1952-2018

Matthew K. Howard 1952-2018

Dear GCOOS Friends and Colleagues, It is with a heavy heart that I announce the unexpected death of Dr. Matthew K. Howard, Data Management and Communications Coordinator for GCOOS and...
Please join GCOOS for the GCAN's Webinar featuring Barb Kirkpatrick

Please join GCOOS for the GCAN’s Webinar featuring Barb Kirkpatrick

Please join us for GCAN’s Webinar Series Event: Dr. Barbara Kirkpatrick (Executive Director, GCOOS) “FORECASTING ‘EVERY BEACH, EVERY DAY’ TO IMPROVE PUBLIC HEALTH INFORMATION DURING KARENIA BREVIS BLOOMS” January 30,...
Call for GCOOS Board Nominations 2018

Call for GCOOS Board Nominations 2018

GCOOS’ Membership Committee is seeking nominations for the organization’s Board of Directors. We are seeking individuals interested in and committed to working within an organization dedicated to provide data, information...
1/18 Webinar: Learn more about new Loop Current report and related funding opportunities

1/18 Webinar: Learn more about new Loop Current report and related funding opportunities

The Gulf Research Program is hosting a webinar at 3 p.m. EST next Thursday, Jan. 18, to provide information about the National Academies’ new report on the Gulf of Mexico...
Agenda Available: Gulf Animal Telemetry Network Workshop

Agenda Available: Gulf Animal Telemetry Network Workshop

GCOOS is hosting the next workshop of the IOOS Animal Telemetry Network (ATN) Jan 23-24 in New Orleans. The workshop title is “Identifying regional stakeholder needs and priorities for animal...
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award

Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award

The Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System (GCOOS) was recognized recently by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Gulf of Mexico Program for developing a unique platform that enables citizen...
GCOOS Partner Presents at Law University’s Wetlands Workshop

GCOOS Partner Presents at Law University’s Wetlands Workshop

The status and conservation of reefs, mangroves and seagrasses was a key subject of the fifth annual Wetlands Workshop sponsored by the Environmental Law Institute and Stetson University College of...
GCOOS Meeting Cancelled: The GCOOS Members Meeting in Mobile scheduled for Oct. 12 has been cancelled due to complications from Hurricane Nate. We’ll keep you posted on our spring meeting date.

GCOOS Meeting Cancelled: The GCOOS Members Meeting in Mobile scheduled for Oct. 12 has been cancelled due to complications from Hurricane Nate. We’ll keep you posted on our spring meeting date.

We regret the short notice but we are cancelling the member’s meeting scheduled for October 12th from 11 am to 5 pm. A variety of events have occurred (Hurricane Nate...
Helping Communities Weather the Storms

Helping Communities Weather the Storms

Ocean Observing System Plays Critical Role in Hurricane Prediction, Tracking With direct hits from Harvey and Irma, the Gulf states have certainly felt the impact from these record-breaking storms and...
Hurricane Season Runs Through November

Hurricane Season Runs Through November

Wondering what the latest news is on the latest hurricane or other extreme weather events in the Gulf of Mexico? The Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System (GCOOS) now...
Ocean Observing Satellites Help Explain Harvey’s Rapid Intensification

Ocean Observing Satellites Help Explain Harvey’s Rapid Intensification

By GCOOS Members Nan Walker and Alaric Haag (LSU Earth Scan Laboratory, Department of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, College of the Coast and Environment) and Bob Leben (Colorado Center for...