The Marine Education Center (MEC) is the education and outreach arm of The University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Coast Research Laboratory. The MEC endeavors to enlighten the citizenry to produce a cadre of well informed and knowledgeable stewards of our coastal ecosystems.
The Center supports a career based working environment utilizing formal,
non-formal, free-choice learning and higher education strategies focusing on the coastal ecosystems of the north-central Gulf of Mexico to promote careers in marine sciences and foster community involvement.
Organization Type: Non-profit
Hours: (228) 818-8894
101 Sweetbay Drive,
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
Phone: (228) 818-8095
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Fax: (228) 818-8894
Keywords: Research, Sea-life, Marine-sciences, Coastal-ecosystem