Science and Environment



Coastal Conservation Association of Mississippi

Nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation of Mississippi’s Marine Resources. Offers details about advocacy, chapters, resources and events.

Mississippi Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Organization working to conserve, restore and enhance our fisheries and wildlife resources in the state.

Mississippi Land Trust

Assists landowners in creating conservation easements for the protection of fish and wildlife resources.

Mississippi Petrified Forest

Chronicles history of the forest as well as its attractions.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: Mississippi

Government agency provides summary of all of the NOAA programs or activities based in, or focused on Mississippi. MS Word document.

USDA Forest Service: National Forests in Mississippi

Official site of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Includes details of current conditions, passes, plans and projects, recreational activities and information about fires and employment. Also maps and brochures.

USGS: Science In Your Backyard: Mississippi

Official government information about scientific topics in Mississippi. Includes news releases, maps, water and eartquakes observations.