To advance knowledge and learning in estuarine, coastal, and wetland ecosystems through research, education, student training, and community outreach programs and to disseminate such knowledge to the scientific community, government agencies, and the general public.
• Foster and encourage cooperative efforts within
and between the Nekton Research Laboratory and other components of the
University of New Orleans, federal, state, and local agencies, and scientists
at other academic institutions and international organizations.
Utilize resources available within the University of New Orleans and from local and federal sources and foster partnerships within the University, between academic institutions, national and international organizations and government agencies to support the development of estuarine and environmental research, education, and outreach.
Our lab is located on the University of New Orleans lakefront campus which is situated along the shores of Lake Pontchartrain, an 60,000 hectare oligohaline estuary.
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Last Updated Thursday, 3 January 2008