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ICaWR hosted a public workshop on hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico in conjunction with the Louisiana Hypoxia Working Group at the Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise (LITE) Center on the University’s Research Park.  Workshop speakers are listed below with links to pdfs of their presentations.

Dr. Mark Hester, Department of Biology & Institute for Coastal and Water Research, UL Lafayette
Welcome and Introduction

Doug Daigle, Louisiana Hypoxia Working Group
Gulf Hypoxia Policy Update

Dr. Nancy Rabalais, Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON)
Report from 2015 Gulf Hypoxia Mapping Cruise

Dr. Beth Stauffer, Department of Biology & Institute for Coastal and Water Research, UL Lafayette
Impacts of hypoxia on phytoplankton

Scott Edwards, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Agricultural conservation initiatives in Louisiana and the Mississippi River Basin

Dr. Ernest Girouard, Louisiana Master Farmer Program
Use of Circular Irrigation in Controlling Non-point Pollution and Nutrient Management