Addressing the plumes, Steven Rizea, of Deep Reach Technology, relayed the status
of a U.S. Department of Energy project to develop a subsea mining system that mitigates
the environmental impact of sediment plumes.
Earlier this year, Joshua P. Kilborn, was part of a team that published an advice
document designed to guide managers and stakeholders within the Gulf of Mexico fisheries
management community in developing and implementing a Gulf-wide FEP.