CONCORDE Postdoc Sally Warner Brings Global Perspective...

In spite of the fact that New Jersey native Sally Warner grew up spending her summers at the shore and…

Aug 10 2016

Successful Summer Research Campaign Investigates Nearsh...

CONCORDE scientists recently returned from an eight-day sampling mission during the height of the summer season. The R/V Point Sur…

Aug 10 2016

CONCORDE Summer Newsletter

CONCORDE’s Mission to Mentor Young Scientists Apparent in Spring Campaign and Beyond  Two postdocs, Ali Deary and Adam Greer, took turns…

CONCORDE News
Jun 14 2016

Study Observes Mobile Bay Plume Dynamics on Coastal Cir...

From GoMRI’s gulfresearchinitiative.org Scientists monitored a major river discharge event in Mobile Bay in March 2011 to better understand how…

Jun 14 2016

Summer Research Campaign

A Summer Research Campaign, the third of CONCORDE’s coordinated multi-platform sampling efforts, will take place from July 23 to July…

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Jun 14 2016

CONCORDE’s Mission to Mentor Young Scientists Apparen...

Two postdocs, Ali Deary and Adam Greer, took turns as Chief Scientist aboard the R/V Point Sur during the recent…

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Jun 14 2016

Point Sur Spring Campaign Highlights

The R/V Point Sur departed from Gulfport, Miss., on March 29 for two weeks at sea. A full suite of…

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Jun 14 2016

Louisiana Schoolchildren Meet CONCORDE Scientists on Ea...

On May 5, CONCORDE scientists travelled to Mandeville, Louisiana to participate in Ponchartrain Elementary’s Earth Science Day. USM professor Stephan…

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Jun 14 2016

Spring Campaign Small Boat Drifters Seek a Path to Unde...

Once again, CONCORDE investigator Brian Dzwonkowski used his specially-designed surface drifters to track the path of freshwater as it moves…

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Jun 14 2016

Pelican Spring Campaign Highlights

The R/V Pelican set off from Cocodrie, Louisiana, on March 29 with ten researchers from the University of Southern Miss…

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Jun 14 2016

Ali Deary Follows Larval Fishes through the Nearshore W...

“I never thought of any other career,” laughed CONCORDE postdoc Ali Deary. “It was always science.”

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Jun 14 2016

Bight III and IV Cruises Overlap with Spring Campaign

Specialized sampling equipment, including underwater gliders and cutting-edge towed instruments like the ISIIS and ScanFish, characterize CONCORDE’s large coordinated efforts…

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Jun 14 2016

CONCORDE Engages Fishing Community in Research

The plan from the outset has been to include the area’s commercial and recreational fishing community directly in CONCORDE’s research,…

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Jun 14 2016

CONCORDE Educators Work with Area Teachers to Increase ...

On March 11 and 12, CONCORDE, in partnership with Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant, hosted an oil spill science workshop for secondary…

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Jun 14 2016

CONCORDE’s Adam Boyette Coordinates Multi-Consortia B...

On January 9, 2016, the Army Corps of Engineers diverted rising Mississippi River floodwaters via the Bonnet Carré spillway to…

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Jun 14 2016

CONCORDE Spring Newsletter

First Fall Research Campaign Wraps in Early November CONCORDE scientists recently completed a large-scale data-collection mission to better understand how…

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Mar 8 2016

CONCORDE Begins Fisher Outreach Program during Fall Cam...

CONCORDE Begins Fisher Outreach Program during Fall Campaign While CONCORDE researchers sampled the northern Gulf to determine the paths and…

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Mar 7 2016

Inia Soto Ramos Combines Satellite Imagery and Models t...

Inia Soto Ramos Combines Satellite Imagery and Models to Better Understand Gulf Dr. Inia Soto Ramos grew up in mountainous…

CONCORDE News
Mar 7 2016

Small Boat Operations

Small Boat Operations In addition to the teams working from the R/V Point Sur and R/V Pelican, two scientists conducted…

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Mar 7 2016

R/V Pelican

R/V Pelican The R/V Pelican departed from Cocodrie, Louisiana, at 1am November 2. The first order of business was to…

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Mar 7 2016

R/V Point Sur

R/V Point Sur The R/V Point Sur left from Gulfport, Mississippi, in the afternoon of October 27 with 18 researchers…

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Mar 7 2016

First Fall Research Campaign Wraps Up in Early November

First Fall Research Campaign Wraps Up in Early November CONCORDE scientists recently completed a large-scale data-collection mission to better understand…

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Mar 7 2016

Steve Dykstra, a PhD student with a Mission to Improve ...

Steve Dykstra, a PhD student with a Mission to Improve Water Quality in Developing Countries Michigan native Steve Dykstra spent…

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Mar 7 2016

OWX Assistance Instrumental to Success of Adaptive Samp...

OWX Assistance Instrumental to Success of Adaptive Sampling Efforts While researchers in the Gulf sampled day and night during the…

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Mar 7 2016

Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Newsletter

Fall 2015 Newsletter Be sure to check out the latest news from GoMRI! Click here to read: http://gulfresearchinitiative.org/wp-content/uploads/Fall2015_GoMRI_Newsletter_FINAL.pdf Highlights from the…

GoMRI News
Feb 1 2016

How Scientists Are Monitoring the Harmful Algal Bloom

How Scientists are Monitoring the Harmful Algal Bloom It’s a catchy name, but the common phrase “Red Tide” for the…

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Jan 8 2016

CONCORDE Scientists Monitoring Harmful Algal Bloom in N...

CONCORDE Scientists Monitoring Harmful Algal Bloom in Northern Gulf CONCORDE scientists are using cutting-edge plankton imaging, satellite remote sensing, and…

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Dec 15 2015

WLOX: Point Sur rotates crew during oil spill research

Check out this article and news clip from WLOX 13 featuring CONCORDE researchers during the November 3rd crew change Point Sur…

Nov 3 2015

WXXV News 25 Point Sur Docks at Port of Gulfport

A local news station, WXXV News 25, featured CONCORDE during the R/V Point Sur fall campaign crew switch on November…

Nov 3 2015

USM’s CONCORDE Deploying Marine Research Glider t...

USM’s CONCORDE Deploying Marine Research Glider to Kick Off Fall Research Campaign October 19, 2015- Weather permitting, scientists from Rutgers…

Oct 19 2015

CONCORDE Newsletter Fall 2015

Read the articles below to stay up to date with CONCORDE educators and scientists! AUV Jubilee: CONCORDE coordinates Gulf-wide data…

Sep 8 2015

CONCORDE Schedules Fall Research Campaign for late Octo...

CONCORDE Schedules Fall Research Campaign for late October, early November Some basic questions plagued the scientific community after the 2010…

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Sep 8 2015

Graduate Student O’Brien Focusing on Sediment Tra...

Graduate Student O’Brien Focusing on Sediment Transport with “Quiet Competence” As currents move through any large body of water, solid…

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Sep 8 2015

World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day On June 8, World Oceans Day, CONCORDE scientists supported their ECOGIG colleagues at an educational outreach event…

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Sep 8 2015

Participating Teachers Describe Week-long “Scienc...

Participating Teachers Describe Week- long “Science Party” This July, ten secondary level teachers from around the southeast left summer vacation…

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Sep 8 2015

Oil Spill Seminars Update Public on Latest Research

Oil Spill Seminars Update Public on Latest Research CONCORDE scientists partnered with University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Coast Research Laboratory…

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Sep 8 2015

CONCORDE Scientists Discuss the Importance of Outreach

CONCORDE Scientists Discuss the Importance of Outreach One of the bigger challenges modern scientists face is sharing details of ongoing…

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Sep 8 2015

AUV Jubilee: CONCORDE coordinates Gulf-wide data colle...

The AUV Jubilee was a premier event to coordinate autonomous underwater vehicles, known as AUVs or gliders, and other in situ operations in the Gulf…

CONCORDE News
Aug 24 2015

Understanding Oil Transport in Coastal Waters

On August 18, GoMRI published an article about oil transport.  Below is an excerpt:   CONCORDE studies sub-surface exposure pathways…

GoMRI News
Aug 18 2015

Public Seminar Series Announced

Beginning on April 20, 2015, the fifth anniversary of the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the University…

CONCORDE News
Mar 31 2015

New USM Research Vessel to be Used in Oil Spill Studies

USM’s newly acquired research vessel Point Sur will be based in Gulfport to support USM’s marine sciences programs, and among…

CONCORDE News
Mar 29 2015

New USM Research Vessel Will be Put to Work Quickly

Now that the University of Southern Mississippi has ownership of the Point Sur research vessel, plans are in the works…

CONCORDE News
Mar 23 2015

Southern Miss-Led Consortium Receives $11 Million Award...

A research consortium led by The University of Southern Mississippi has been awarded $11 million by the Gulf of Mexico…

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Nov 19 2014