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Don’t miss the Aug. 2-3 oil spill rapid response workshop

Gulf Research Program July 24, 2017 Don’t miss the Aug. 2-3 oil spill rapid response workshop Join the Gulf Research Program and the National Academies’ Health and Medicine Division on August 2-3 to explore key research needs and other opportunities to improve public health rapid response during major offshore oil spills. Register today to participate … Continue reading Don’t miss the Aug. 2-3 oil spill rapid response workshop

Register NOW for LaSAWG 2017! Happening THIS THURSDAY!

Only 3 more days until the inaugural Louisiana Sustainable Agriculture Working Group event! View this email in your browser Don't miss out! Register now! The Acadiana Food Alliance is proud to present the inaugural LaSAWG Conference this Thursday, July 27, 2017! The day will begin with a local farm tour, followed by lunch provided by … Continue reading Register NOW for LaSAWG 2017! Happening THIS THURSDAY!

Inland Marine News

News from The Waterways Journal and Your Digital Edition The Waterways Journal Newsletter – July 24 Edition View this email in your browser View Digital Edition OUR JULY 24 DIGITAL EDITION IS LIVE! IN THIS ISSUE: Port Of Corpus Christi Poised For Explosive Growth - The port is set to get a new oil dock, … Continue reading Inland Marine News

Meet the mastermind behind Louisiana’s plan to rebuild land

ICYMI: Meet the mastermind behind Louisiana's plan to rebuild land LAKE CHARLES, La. (July 20, 2017) – In case you missed it, The Times-Picayune ran a story highlighting the work of Ehab Meselhe, Vice President of Science and Engineering at The Water Institute of the Gulf. From The Times-Picayune: On a cement platform below the … Continue reading Meet the mastermind behind Louisiana’s plan to rebuild land

ICYMI: The Advocate editorial: A knowledge base for coast’s preservation

ICYMI: Advocate editorial: A knowledge base for coast's preservation BATON ROUGE, La. (July 19, 2017) – In case you missed it, The Advocate ran an "Our Views" piece about The Water Institute of the Gulf, the recently announced Memorandum of Understanding signed with Deltares, and the need for "first-class research to underlie government action to … Continue reading ICYMI: The Advocate editorial: A knowledge base for coast’s preservation

GRP and RWJF Award $10.8 million to Build Health, Resilient Coastal Communities

View this email in your browser Gulf Research Program July 18, 2017 GRP and RWJF Award $10.8 million to Build Healthy, Resilient Coastal Communities The Gulf Research Program and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation are pleased to announce the recipients of four research practice grants totaling $10.8 million. These competitive grants support projects aimed at … Continue reading GRP and RWJF Award $10.8 million to Build Health, Resilient Coastal Communities

LFMA Summer Workshop – NFIP presentation

Attached is a National Flood Insurance Premium Comparison Chart as it relates to elevating and freeboard and related savings. Also attached is the NFIP Call Center brochure- Anyone can call if they have questions/concerns. A link to the Office of the Flood Insurance Advocate is also below: https://www.fema.gov/webform/flood-insurance-advocate-ask-question Example Flood Insurance Premium Comparison.pdf NFIP Support … Continue reading LFMA Summer Workshop – NFIP presentation

Take Your Business to the Next Level

Take your business to the next level View in your browser Accelerate Acadiana Accepting Applications for Fall 2017 Program We're excited to announce that Accelerate Acadiana, a new program brought to you by INNOV8 Acadiana, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette (UL Lafayette), and Lafayette Economic Development Authority (LEDA)’s Opportunity Machine (OM) is now accepting … Continue reading Take Your Business to the Next Level