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Alex Fogg's Lionfish Study in the News
June 23, 2014 - AL.Com - More Lionfish off Florida and Louisiana Than off Alabama, but There are Plenty Here, Alex Fogg was interviewed by Ben Raines regarding lionfish in the northern Gulf. GCRL red lionfish page
EPA Donates R/V Tom McIlwain to GCRL
June 27, 2014 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has donated the R/V Tom McIlwain to GCRL. The vessel has been operated by GCRL since 2000 but ownership had been retained by EPA. Media release
More about the R/V Tom Mcilwain
Electronic Version of Invertebrates Guide Available
Dr. Richard Heard's 82-page illustrated "Guide to Common Tidal Marsh Invertebrates of the Northeastern Gulf of Mexico" is now available in electronic form with a searchable index. Details here.
Dr. Overstreet Honored
July 22, 2014 - Dr. Robin Overstreet, professor emeritus in the Department of Coastal Sciences, will receive the Eminent Parasitologist Lectureship Award at the American Society of Parasitologists (ASP) Conference set for July 24-27 in New Orleans.
GCRL Shark Research Featured in Sun Herald
Sun Herald, June 22, 2014 - Jill Hendon and GCRL shark research are featured in Coastal Waters Have a Variety of Sharks, with photo gallery