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Gulf Hills Hotel April 9-10, 2015 - Spring Industry Advisory Board Meeting in Ocean Springs, MS

The Gulf Hills Hotel is blocked out for the dates of April 8-11 at the rate of $82.39 per night for our meeting. Please CALL their number, 228-875-4211.

The best airport to fly into is Gulfport International airport. The hotel is about 20 minutes away and Gulf Coast Research Lab is about 30 minutes away. For details, contact Karen Reay.

SCeMFiS Science Agenda

Fall 2014 SCeMFiS IAB Meeting

The fall Industry Advisory Board Meeting took place October 30 & 31, 2014 in Gloucester Point, Virginia. This meeting provided project updates and insight for growing the Center as well as the various research programs.


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The 2014 IAB Meeting in Gulfport, MS was a success and yields nine new projects

The Industry Advisory Board (IAB) of SCeMFiS met April 30-May 1 at the University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Coast Research Laboratory (GCRL) to implement the research program for 2014.

Press release and photo gallery

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2013/2014 SCeMFiS Report to the National Science Foundation

The first year's report on SCeMFiS research and activities has been submitted to the National Science Foundation.

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Independent Advisory Team for Marine Mammal Stock Assessments

SCeMFiS Posters

SCeMFiS sponsored research was highlighted during a poster session at the December Mid-Atlantic Fisheries Management Council Meeting in Annapolis, Maryland.

SCeMFiS Mission Statement

SCeMFiS uses academic, recreational, and commercial fisheries resources to address urgent scientific problems limiting sustainable fisheries,
.. provides academic research products essential for the sustainable management of shellfish and finfish resources, and
.. seeks to simultaneously achieve the goals of sustainable fish and shellfish stocks and sustainable fish and shellfish fisheries.


Fishing Fleet - GSSA Photo

Photo: Garden State Seafood Association