Program Update: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative – June 2012
The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI), along with federal partners, will hold a Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference on January 21-23, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The conference is open to the research and stakeholder communities. Registration and abstract submission are now open. For more information on the conference scientific sessions, click here.
During the first quarter of research performed by the eight GoMRI Research Consortia, 15 research cruises were completed, 13 meetings or workshops were hosted and 11 peer-reviewed journal articles were published. Research is still ramping up, so stay tuned for more results released in the future and you can learn more about the ongoing research here.
You can also check out the GoMRI Collaboration Forum to learn about opportunities to share resources, data, ship time and equipment.