GOMURC is a multi-state university-based research consortium collaborating to promote scientific knowledge, workforce development, and understanding that informs natural resource management decisions at state, regional, national and international levels.

Strategic goals:

1) Science for Recovery and Sustainability- work to ensure Gulf ecosystem restoration and resource management are based on the best-available science information and practices;

2) One Gulf Network- engage scientists, engineers and educators from across all bordering Gulf nations; and

3) Next Generation- educate and train the experts required to handle the science and engineering needs for future generations.