NOAA’s ‘State of the Coast’ releases document in support of the Gulf of Mexico Alliance

The Gulf of Mexico Alliance releases the report “The Gulf of Mexico at a Glance: A Second Glance”.  The report provides highlights of what we know about the Gulf region’s coastal communities, coastal economy, and coastal ecosystems, and how climate change might impact the Gulf coast.  The cover photo, by former NERR employee Gretchen Grammer features a view of the Grand Bay NERR marshes. The report can be found at


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