Graduate Student at Sea in the Gulf of Mexico

Date: 
Sunday, June 16, 2013

School of Coastal and Marine System Science graduate student Leigha Peterson is at sea in the Gulf of Mexico.  Leigha is on the R/V Endeavor with groups from the Ecogig collaboration funded through the Gulf Research Initiative.  Overall objectives of this work are to determine the effects of oil and gas inputs to the Gulf of Mexico.

Follow the cruise and Leigha's experiences at sea through the Ecogig cruise blog, http://ecogig.org/blog/.