Careers in Aquatic,  Fisheries and Atmospheric Sciences

Funding Agency

Grant Award No. NA050AR4811023

Program Activities

Students selected from local high schools including Callaway, Wingfield, Madison Central, Murrah, and Piney Woods high schools, are introduced to marine/environmental sciences and meteorology through a combination of classroom studies and exercises, field trips, and hands-on applied field research experiences at Jackson State University, NOAA-Pascagoula Research Laboratory, and Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve.

The program is run primarily on Saturdays during academic year and the summer time.