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  • Recent News and Events
  • November 14th, 2018
    Blog Post: Pesticide Sprayer’s Motion for Summary Judgment Fails in Lawsuit Filed by Crawfish Aquaculturists
  • On October 22, the court for the Western District of Louisiana denied a motion for summary judgment in Carline Fisheries. v. Vector Disease Control (No. 6:16-1506, 2018 BL 389535 (W.D. La. Oct. 22, 2018)). According to the aquaculturist plaintiffs in this case, Vector Disease Control (“Vector”), a pesticide spraying company, caused the deaths of numerous farmed crawfish when it aerially sprayed the insecticide Permanone over portions of Iberia Parish in November 2015, as part of an effort to control local mosquito populations.

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  • October 30th, 2018
    October 2018 Issue of The SandBar Published

  • The October 2018 (volume 17:4) issue of The SandBar has been published. The lead story is 'Pesticide or Pestilence? Washington Restricts Imidacloprid Use in Commercial Shellfish Aquaculture'.

    To view or subscribe: nsglc.olemiss.edu/SandBar/archives/vol17/4



  • October 8th, 2018
    Sea Grant Law & Policy Journal 9:3 - 2018 Symposium Issue

  • The October 2018 Symposium Issue (Volume 9:3) of the Sea Grant Law & Policy Journal has been published.

    To view: nsglc.olemiss.edu/sglpj/archive/vol9.3

  • October 5th, 2018
    Standards for Farmed Fish Welfare: A Domestic and International View
  • View our latest blog article on 'Standards for Farmed Fish Welfare'.

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  • August 2nd, 2018
    Sea Grant Law & Policy Journal 9:2 - 2018 Symposium Issue

  • The July 2018 Symposium Issue (Volume 9:2) of the Sea Grant Law & Policy Journal has been published.

    To view: nsglc.olemiss.edu/sglpj/archive/vol9.2

  • August 2nd, 2018
    National Sea Grant Law Center Small Grants Program 2018
  • Letters of intent must be received by 5pm (Central Time) on Friday, September 14th, 2018.
    Full proposals must be received by 5pm (Central Time) on Friday, October 26th, 2018.

    For more information or to apply, please download the Request for Proposals application.


  • July 23rd, 2018
    July 2018 Issue of The SandBar Published

  • The July 2018 (volume 17:3) issue of The SandBar has been published. The lead story is 'We Otter Know Better: FWS May Terminate Otter Relocation Program'.

    To view or subscribe: nsglc.olemiss.edu/SandBar/archives/vol17/3




  • June 14th, 2018
    Sea Grant Law & Policy Journal 9:1 - 2018 Symposium Issue

  • The June 2018 Symposium Issue (Volume 9:1) of the Sea Grant Law & Policy Journal has been published.

    To view: nsglc.olemiss.edu/sglpj/archive/vol9.1

  • May 14th, 2018
  • New Advisory Report
  • View our latest Commerce Clause Advisory Report, 'Re: Minnow laws and the Commerce Clause'.


  • April 26th, 2018
  • New NSGLC Project
  • Learn about our latest project, 'Drinking Water and Lead Contamination in the Mississippi Delta'.




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