One page fact sheets
Oil spill science bulletins
Frequently asked questions: Oil edition
Think you know everything there is to know about oil? This publication details the ins and outs of petroleum – from where it comes from to what it’s made of to how scientists track it in the environment.
Reports and resources
Summary of Target Audience Input of Oil Spill Topics
This publication provides a snapshot of information collected from target audience members by the Oil Spill Science Outreach Team from July 21, 2014, through February 19, 2015. This information represents engagement with 530 people.
2014 Social Network Analysis Summary Report
This social network analysis offers an understanding of the extent of communication across Gulf of Mexico states, and across professions as it relates to the efforts of the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative.
Oil Spill Science Outreach Program
This publication provides an overview of the Oil Spill Science Outreach Program. It highlights goals of the program, audiences that will be reached, and the Sea Grant Specialists that are part of the Oil Spill Science Outreach Team.
This publication provides notes from the Sharing Oil Spill Science with Non-Scientists: Effectively Communicating Complex Research Results through Outreach and Education Programs workshop at the 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystems conference.