Accelerating Recovery after the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Response of the Plant-Microbial-Benthic Ecosystem to Mitigation Strategies Promoting Wetland Remediation and Resilience
Louisiana State University
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI)
Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Grant Program
Human and/or Institutional Capacity
The release of an estimated 4.9 million barrels of oil from the Deepwater Horizon (DWH) event exposed the nation's largest and most productive wetland-estuarine environment to an unprecedented potential for environmental damage.