Engaging the Community – Working Together to Make Positive Changes for the Bay!

The Galveston Bay Report Card provides a snapshot of Bay health, creating a baseline for action and future assessments of Galveston Bay.  The Report Card is based on a two-pronged approach which pairs the vast knowledge and analytical skills of research scientists at the Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC) with the educational outreach and advocacy […]

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What’s the deal with flesh-eating bacteria in Galveston Bay?

Article originally written by Galveston Bay Foundation’s Scott Jones, Director of Advocacy in August 2015. HARC and its partner, the Galveston Bay Foundation, revisit the 2015 topic of Vibrio vulnificus, the bacterium causing illness and incidents of “flesh eating bacteria” in Galveston Bay. This updated article includes new data on the number of reported illnesses […]

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