Developing a predictive ecosystem model for the Lower Laguna Madre
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
The U.S. Department of Treasury
The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 5: Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program
Chemical Aspects Research
Human and/or Institutional Capacity
Develop an ecological modeling system for sustainable management of the Lower Laguna Madre, a data-poor yet ecologically important region of the Gulf of Mexico.
Chip Breier, David Hicks, Warren Pulich, Hudson DeYoe
Grant funds to support research into estuarine ecological functions, developing predictive tools for sustainable management of the LLM, and developing a system-level approach to observing and monitoring the LLM that can be used into the future.