The Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System (GCOOS) recently wrapped up its spring meeting in New Orleans, which showcased news from the Gulf ocean observing community.
15-Apr-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Gulf Coast communities now have a new way to access coastal and ocean information about the Gulf of Mexico thanks to a new website developed by the Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System (GCOOS).
6-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
New Experimental Red Tide Respiratory Forecast Will Help Public Know Their Risks When They Visit the Beach
Pinellas County residents and visitors who are susceptible to the respiratory impacts of Florida's red tide -- especially people with asthma and other chronic lung diseases -- now have a new tool that will help them know their risks before they...
3-Dec-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
GCOOS announced that it has received official certification from the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (U.S. IOOS®) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Certification means that GCOOS is meeting federal standards for...
26-Mar-2018 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
GCOOS and Mississippi State University have developed a short survey to query the public — especially residents in Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, Texas and Florida — about their beach visits and help make beach days more enjoyable.
23-Mar-2018 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
GCOOS collects data from more than 2,000 ocean sensors that play a critical role in hurricane forecasting and ensures that the information is timely, reliable, accurate and -- above all -- available to those working to understand ocean systems and...
2-Oct-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
New Funding for High Frequency Radar Sites at the Mouth of the Mississippi Will Help Make Gulf Safer
GCOOS has received $450,000 for two new High Frequency Radar (HFR) sites near the mouth of the Mississippi River.
22-Aug-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Today, on June 8, ocean lovers worldwide are coming together to celebrate the world’s oceans and recognize the vital role these water bodies play in supporting life on Earth.
But for the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System— and its 11...
8-Jun-2017 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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