GISR researchers have found evidence of oil residue in the Gulf of Mexico two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil rig blowout.
Alek B. is not your ordinary kid. He is, in his own words, “six years old and a scientist”. Alek and his family contacted the Gulf Integrated Spill Research Consortium (GISR) about the drift card study Alek is leading in the Salish Sea.
The Gulf Integrated Spill Research Consortium (GISR) members have been studying the science of the Gulf of Mexico for years. Along the way we have amassed a substanial knowledge base that make us leaders in the science of the Gulf of Mexico. We have recently published several papers with the support of the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GOMRI) funding.