Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MS DEQ)
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2017
Perform an assessment of reef fish in Coastal Mississippi and nearshore Gulf waters using biological, environmental, and fishery-dependent components. Project will provide necessary data resolution for reducing scientific uncertainty of factors influencing red snapper and reef fish population structures.