Mississippi State Studies Bonne Carre’s Impact on Mississippi Sound

Dr. Debra Moore(Assistant Clinical Professor, College Veterinary Medicine Department of Pathobiology and Population Medicine – Mississippi State University)  and Dr. Moby Solangi( President and Executive Director of the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies) join the conversation by phone to discuss the research that will be conducted to determine the true impact of opening the Bonnet … Continue reading “Mississippi State Studies Bonne Carre’s Impact on Mississippi Sound”

The Situation Along the Mississippi Gulf Coast

Executive Director of the MS Department of Marine Resources Joe Spraggins joined the conversation by phone from the Mississippi Gulf Coast to give an update on the green algae bloom and to break down the re-opening of Red Snapper season. If you missed his conversation with JT, you can find it here –

Mississippi Gulf Coast Facing Problems

Joe Spraggins(Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources) joins the discussion to break down the problems faced by the Mississippi Gulf Coast with the large algae bloom and the freshwater coming down to the Gulf from all the flooding along the Mississippi River. If you missed his conversation with JT, you can find … Continue reading “Mississippi Gulf Coast Facing Problems”

“It’s worse than BP.” Crabber TJay Pratt talks to JT about the disaster on the Gulf Coast

The state of the Mississippi Sound is getting worse as more and more fresh water continues to dump into the sound. We caught up with blue crab fisherman TJay Pratt to get a perspective from the people who are being directly impacted by this disaster.

A New Campaign to Shine a Light on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast

Milton Segarra(CEO – Coastal Mississippi) joined the conversation to discuss the new marketing campaign designed to bring attention to the hidden treasures along the “Secret Coast”. With 12 towns and cities along the Magnolia State’s Gulf Coast offering a wide variety of opportunities for you and your family, you don’t want to miss out on … Continue reading “A New Campaign to Shine a Light on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast”

The “Secret” Coast? Coastal Mississippi unveils new tourism campaign

Is the Mississippi Gulf Coast the best kept secret of the tourism world? The Coastal Mississippi Board of Commissioners says yes – and unveiled a new ad campaign. Coastal Mississippi is also the new name of the organization formerly known as Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast and is “charged with promoting South Mississippi as a tourism … Continue reading “The “Secret” Coast? Coastal Mississippi unveils new tourism campaign”