Texas Academy for Marine Policy
The Texas Academy for Marine Policy Webinar Series is an educational opportunity for current graduate students in the state of Texas to gain a better understanding of the role of science in local and federal government. This series will cover regulatory bodies and ocean governance, with goals to:
- Provide educational materials and resources for current graduate students interested in science policy (career or other experience)
- Provide hands-on experience disseminating scientific expertise to federal and local policymakers
- Create a community of like-minded graduate students and professionals and provide networking opportunities across disciplines
Webinars are hosted on select Tuesday afternoons at 4:00 p.m. CST. Advanced registration is free and required.
October 17, 2023: Introduction to Ocean Governance and Regulatory Bodies
November 7, 2023: NEPA and Ocean Conservation
November 21, 2023: Deep Sea Mining and the ISA
November 28, 2023: Marine Energy at the Department of Energy
December 5, 2023: Navigating the Science-Policy Interface – Register Here
December 19, 2023: Conservation and the Marine Mammal Protection Act – Register Here
All webinar recordings are available on our Texas Sea Grant YouTube channel. Start watching below or click here to access the playlist on YouTube.