February 5-8 2018

 

MBRACE personnel attended the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science (GOMOSES) conference in New Orleans, LA and presented a poster on the MBRACE program. The theme of the conference was "Response, Restoration, and Resiliency in the Gulf." You can check out the MBRACE poster here.


October 25, 2017

 

MBRACE displayed a booth at the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality Restoration Summit on November 14, 2017 at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center in Biloxi. More information about the Restoration Summit can be found here.

 MBRACE personnel at the 2017 Mississippi Restoration Summit. From left to right: Denis Wiesenburg, Diana Lovejoy, Kelly Darnell, Landry Bernard 

MBRACE personnel at the 2017 Mississippi Restoration Summit. From left to right: Denis Wiesenburg, Diana Lovejoy, Kelly Darnell, Landry Bernard 


September 1, 2017

MBRACE awards $2.5 million to researchers from The University of Mississippi, Mississippi State University, The University of Southern Mississippi, and Jackson State University under the Core Research Program. Projects are focused on understanding oyster reefs and their sustainability. 


May 1, 2017

Agreement executed between The University of Southern Mississippi and the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality to provide funds for MBRACE.


August 26, 2016

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality receives the Notice of Award from the U.S. Department of the Treasury designating MBRACE as the Center of Excellence for Mississippi.