Environmental Research in Coastal Louisiana

EPA Grant Number: R827785E01
Title: Environmental Research in Coastal Louisiana
Investigators: Dagg, Michael
Institution: Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium
EPA Project Officer: Hunt, Sherri
Project Period: March 17, 2002 through March 16, 2003
Project Amount: $483,939
RFA: EPSCoR (Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research) (1999) RFA Text |  Recipients Lists
Research Category: EPSCoR (The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research)


The main objectives of this research project are to: (1) provide Internet access to basic information about Louisiana's coastal environment for students and scientists in Louisiana's university community for educational and research activities; and (2) provide a monitoring system accessible to all university scientists for developing their own research or educational programs requiring coastal information.

Supplemental Keywords:

coastal monitoring, Internet, monitoring system., RFA, Scientific Discipline, INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION, Waste, Water, ECOSYSTEMS, Ecosystem Protection/Environmental Exposure & Risk, Water & Watershed, Aquatic Ecosystems & Estuarine Research, Restoration, climate change, Monitoring/Modeling, Fate & Transport, Aquatic Ecosystem, Terrestrial Ecosystems, Biochemistry, Ecology and Ecosystems, Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration, Watersheds, environmental monitoring, fate and transport, environmental measurement, water circulation, watershed management, sediment transport, continuous monitoring, coastal zone, restoration strategies, Lake Pontchartrain, particle reactive contaminants, integrated watershed model, watershed influences, hydrology, coastal ecosystems, water quality, aquatic ecosystems, environmental stress, source load modeling, watershed sustainablility, ecosystem stress, ecology assessment models, ecological impact, watershed restoration, heavy metals, water monitoring

Progress and Final Reports:

  • Final Report