Freshwater Intrusion - Mississippi Sound

This page will be updated with information as needed. Please find additional resources below.

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) Beach Monitoring Program:

Daily updates are provided through the Mississippi Beach Monitoring Program at

You also can receive automatic beach advisory updates from the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) by email (register here: and by text message (text "MDEQbeach" to 95577).

Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR): MDMR News & Updates:

National Park Service – Gulf Islands National Seashore:

Information about water conditions in the Gulf Islands National Seashore is posted on the National Park Service website at

Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium:

The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium (MASGC) works on diverse topics from nature-based tourism to healthy coastal ecosystems to oyster farming and fisheries to resilience to oil spill science, and they are a service-focused, university-based organization. Learn more here: