A barge that spilled 168,000 gallons (635,000 liters) of oil Saturday into Galveston Bay is threatening a refuge that's crucial habitat for thousands of birds, experts say. National Georgraphic looks to HARC's Galveston Bay Oil Spill Environmental Overview Mapping Application for critical information on the spill.
Publications, Lectures & Presentations
Erin Kinney, Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Coastal Ecology, presented at the Gulf Estuarine Research Society 2014 Biennial Meeting in Port Aransas, Texas October 30, 2014.
Galveston Bay Report Card online survey allows Texans to express what issues are important about the bay.
The online wetland mitigation mapping tool has been released to identify impacts to wetlands and potential hazards associated with surrounding development.
HARC created an interactive mapping application to allow the public to understand some of the potential environmental impacts the March 2014 oil spill may have on the Galveston Bay.