Tuesday February 04, 2014 Noon - 1pmLocation: MS Museum of Natural Science
"Healthy Gulf Ecosystems Support Healthy Gulf Economics"
SPEAKER: Tom Mohrman; Marine Program
The Nature Conservancy
Recent natural and man-made disasters have placed much attention
on the health
of the Gulf of Mexico. We will explore some of the major habitats of the Gulf and their importance as natural systems and economic drivers. Additionally, we will explore some techniques that are being used to improve coastal habitats in Mississippi.
THE WINTER/SPRING 2014 FIRST TUESDAY LECTURE SERIES IS SPONSORED BY THE NATURE CONSERVANCY WITH FUNDING BY THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF GREATER JACKSON.