USM Prof, Water Institute Work to Restore Chandeleur Islands

Sep 18, 2021

A Louisiana-based research organization and a professor at the University of Southern Mississippi are joining forces in a project to examine how to maximize benefits of restoring and managing the Chandeleur Islands in the northern Gulf of Mexico. In a news release announcing the effort, USM notes that the islands provide habitat for gulf fish and wildlife, and provide storm protection for coastal Louisiana. Read the full article here.