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Everglades National Park Data Now Available on the GCOOS Data Portal

Everglades National Park Data Now Available on the GCOOS Data Portal

Data from the Everglades National Park (ENP) water monitoring network are now harvested by GCOOS on an hourly basis. In total, some fifty-seven sensors from 28 stations were added to...
New Red Tide Research Findings Support Sustained Funding for Coastal Observing Systems in the Gulf of Mexico

New Red Tide Research Findings Support Sustained Funding for Coastal Observing Systems in the Gulf of Mexico

Expanded coastal monitoring systems could protect public health and coastal economies from red tide, Gulf organization says a new special issue of the journal Harmful Algae that compiles five years...
Report Shows a Significant Blue Economy in Mississippi

Report Shows a Significant Blue Economy in Mississippi

A report sponsored by the Mississippi Enterprise for Technology (MSET) and the Marine Technology Society (MTS) documents a strong Blue Economy in the State of Mississippi. After Dr. Judith Kildow’s...
GCOOS at the St. Petersburg Science Festival

GCOOS at the St. Petersburg Science Festival

Since the inception of the St. Petersburg Science Festival in 2011, the GCOOS-RA has participated in both the Sneak-Peek Day for Florida’s Pinellas and Hillsborough County students, and the public...
Surface Current Monitoring for the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and Southeastern Coasts Using High-Frequency Radar (HFR): What We Have and What We Need

Surface Current Monitoring for the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and Southeastern Coasts Using High-Frequency Radar (HFR): What We Have and What We Need

U.S. Gulf and Southeast Ocean Economy and Scientific Linkages The U.S. Gulf and Southeastern coasts are linked physically and ecologically by the contiguous Loop Current, Florida Current, and Gulf Stream,...
Gulf Observing Organization Seeks Partners in Gulf Oil Spill Restoration Projects

Gulf Observing Organization Seeks Partners in Gulf Oil Spill Restoration Projects

Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System to provide data integration, outreach and education support On 20 April 2010, the Deepwater Horizon rig exploded, killing 11 men and spilling more...
GCOOS Build-out Plan V.2.0 “By the Numbers” Flyer Available

GCOOS Build-out Plan V.2.0 “By the Numbers” Flyer Available

The Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System Regional Association (GCOOS-RA) has developed some additional information pieces to summarize the content and development process of the GCOOS Build-out Plan V.2.0...
GCOOS Data Provider Highlight: Texas Coastal Ocean Observation Network (TCOON)

GCOOS Data Provider Highlight: Texas Coastal Ocean Observation Network (TCOON)

The GCOOS-Regional Association (GCOOS-RA) is publishing an ongoing series of stories about our critically important data providers to the GCOOS Data Portal and Products. These data providers are the building...

Red Tide Update: Mote and USF Gliders Help Researchers, Forecasters Monitor Bloom

RED TIDE UPDATE: ROBOTS HELP RESEARCHERS, FORECASTERS MONITOR BLOOM  August 6, 2014  Hayley Rutger (reposted with permission) Underwater robots “Waldo” from Mote Marine Laboratory and “Bass” from University of South Florida...
LSU Study Used Oil and Gas Industry Data to Understand Gulf of Mexico Currents: A Public-Private Partnership Provides Important Insight to Help Protect Public Safety in the Gulf

LSU Study Used Oil and Gas Industry Data to Understand Gulf of Mexico Currents: A Public-Private Partnership Provides Important Insight to Help Protect Public Safety in the Gulf

PRESS RELEASE BATON ROUGE, LA, August, 2014 – Drs. Chunyan Li and Lawrence Rouse, Jr. at Louisiana State University (LSU) have completed a study of how ocean currents move in...
2014 Gulf Hypoxic Zone Smaller Than Usual

2014 Gulf Hypoxic Zone Smaller Than Usual

BioNews Texas recently published an article on Dr. Steve DiMarco (Texas A&M University) and the ongoing annual survey of hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico. This year’s hypoxia zone looks...
GCOOS-RA and Gulf of Mexico Alliance (GOMA) Sign MOU

GCOOS-RA and Gulf of Mexico Alliance (GOMA) Sign MOU

In June 2014, the GCOOS-RA and GOMA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) confirming the commitment to collaborate on issues of critical importance to the Gulf of Mexico. The MOU...