The North America REP office is located near the banks of the Mississippi River and in the Mississippi Delta at a university focused on the natural and social science of the coast. This delta is experiencing the highest rates of relative sea level in the US; high rates of coastal land loss; has robust fisheries and other natural resources; is the site of the largest port by volume in the US; and is the site of a significant part of the US oil and gas industry.
Regional Engagement PartnersNorth America
Louisiana State University
College of the Coast and Environment, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, United States of America
Christopher F. D’Elia, Ph.D., Professor and Dean, North America REP Director