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New land formation in Atchafalaya Bay at the mouths of the Wax Lake Outlet and the Atchafalaya River. Credit: NASA.
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Over its 30-year duration, the Gulf Research Program will work to enhance oil system safety and the protection of human health and the environment in the Gulf of Mexico and other U.S. outer continental shelf areas by seeking to improve understanding of the region’s interconnecting human, environmental, and energy systems and fostering application of these insights to benefit Gulf communities, ecosystems, and the Nation.

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Offshore Safety Consultant
The Gulf Research Program is seeking a technically qualified, independent consultant to advise the Program on engineering and offshore safety issues.
Strategic Plan
Learn more about The Gulf Research Program: A Strategic Vision.
New Funding Opportunity
Access the online application to submit letters of intent for Data Synthesis Grants - Award Year 2015.