LSU experts are available to assist media covering the five-year anniversary of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. LSU has several university researchers with expertise on area related to the oil spill and the after effects on the Gulf. Please continue to check the list, as new resources will be added.

Members of the media may be interested in contacting LSU experts for comment or analysis throughout hurricane season.


LSU’s faculty study all aspects of risks associated with living in the coastal zone, and their areas of expertise include evacuation and emergency preparation; waves, wind and storm surge; water and environmental issues; and coastal land loss.