GulfBase

Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi, 6300 Ocean Drive, Unit 5869, Corpus Christi, Texas 78412, USA

Region active

North America, Central America

Project

Activity

Marine conservation awareness and education, Database

Description

GulfBase is a free, searchable database of people, places, projects, events and organizations in the Gulf of Mexico. It includes information about the Gulf of Mexico, including: its bays and estuaries; reefs, banks and islands; environmental issues; institutions and organizations; people; and an InfoHub with articles on the laws, the science, and socioeconomic issues relevant to management and use of the Gulf; and a Mexican coral reef species checklist. GulfBase aims to be 'a resource for a broad audience of knowledge-seekers: From scientists seeking new collaborators to students researching a science project'.