17 Nov '11, 8pm

Why the Gulf Still Needs You -- Guest post from @nature_org

Why the Gulf Still Needs You -- Guest post from @nature_org

By Jonathan Hoekstra, The Nature Conservancy Is the story of the Gulf oil spill over? Not by a long shot. Does the Gulf—one of the most productive ecosystems on Earth—still need your help? As a scientist and someone who cares about the region, I can say: Absolutely. Last April, just before the one-year anniversary of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, I traveled to New Orleans to serve on an expert panel charged with identifying science-based priorities for long-term restoration of the Gulf of Mexico. The panel was filled with oceanographers, ecologists, marine engineers, fisheries biologists, sociologists, biogeochemists and more—all brought together to review the science, debate the implications for restoring the Gulf, and write a comprehensive report that has been recently released by the Pew Environment Group . However, I gained the clearest insight into what still ne...

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