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Scott  Milroy - Assistant Professor
Contact Info:

University of Southern Mississippi
Department of Marine Science
1020 Balch Boulevard
Stennis Space Center, MS 39529
Phone: (228) 688-7128
Fax: (228) 688-1121

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Scott Milroy
Assistant Professor
University of Southern Mississippi

Participating Scientist

Primary COSEE Affiliation: Ocean Systems

Other affiliations:

Interaction with COSEE Network:

Participating scientist at the NSTA Short Course: These Oceans They are a Changin' - How Might This Affect You? co-hosted by COSEE-OS and COSEE NOW (2009)

Background with Respect to Ocean Sciences Education:

Ph.D. in Marine Science (Biological Oceanography emphasis), University of South Florida; M.S. in Biology (Marine emphasis), Texas A&M University; B.A. in Biology (Marine emphasis, Chemistry minor), Occidental College

Selected Publications:

Milroy, S.P., D. Dieterle, R. He, G.J. Kirkpatrick, K.M. Lester, K.A. Steidinger, G.A. Vargo, J.J. Walsh, and R.H. Weisberg. 2008. A three-dimensional biophysical model of /Karenia brevis/ dynamics on the west Florida shelf: A look at physical transport and potential zooplankton grazing controls. Continental Shelf Research 28(1): 112-136.

Walsh, J.J., J.K. Jolliff, B.P. Darrow, J.M. Lenes, S.P. Milroy, D.A. Dieterle, K.L. Carder, F.R. Chen, G.A. Vargo, R.H. Weisberg, K.A. Fanning, F.E. Muller-Karger, K.A. Steidinger, C.A. Heil,
C.R. Thomas, J.S. Prospero, T.N. Lee, G.J. Kirkpatrick, T.E. Whitledge, D.A. Stockwell, T.A. Villareal, A.E.
Jochens, and P.S. Bontempi. 2006. Red tides in the Gulf of Mexico: Where, when, and why. Journal of Geophysical Research, C. Oceans, 111, C11003, doi:10.1029/2004JC002813.

Milroy, S.P., G.J. Kirkpatrick, G.A. Vargo, and J.J. Walsh. 2003. Manna from the heavens: Atmospheric deposition of nitrogen and the /Karenia brevis/ bloom off Sarasota, Florida (September–October 1999). Proceedings from the American Society of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) Aquatic Sciences
Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT.

Milroy, S.P. 1999. Effects of Light Availability on the Reef Community Structure of Hermatypic Coral Species within the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Sian Ka’an Series Publication No. 2, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Center for Coastal Studies, Corpus Christi, Texas.

Milroy, S.P. and M.C. Morvant. 1999. Biochemistry Laboratory Manual, Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi, Department of Chemistry. RonJon Publishing, Inc., Denton, Texas.

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