Sea Briefs is a report on the results of the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium.
Editor: Valerie Winn
Front page kayaking photo: Leah Bray
This newsletter is available in PDF
MASGC supports applied, interdisciplinary marine science research, education and outreach efforts to foster the sustainable development and management of the Mississippi and Alabama coasts and nearshore ecosystems of the Gulf of Mexico
Indian Manatees,” an MASGC two-page document, presents an
overview of the protection and conservation of
the West Indian manatee, an endangered species under threat from
natural and human sources. In addition to providing facts on manatees,
the document highlights ways to minimize interactions with the marine
To receive a copy, visit the MASGC Web site at: www.masgc.org/pdf/masgp/08-015.pdf.
publication may be requested from MASGC by contacting John Grigsby at: firstname.lastname@example.org
or 228-818-8837. Please ask for MASGP-08-015.