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CSA Ocean Sciences (Trinidad) Ltd.

Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Standards

CSA, founded in 1970 as a marine environmental consulting firm, specializes in multidisciplinary projects concerning potential environmental impacts of activities in coastal and marine ecosystems and offers a wide variety of desktop and field survey services to support our clients worldwide.

CSA has successfully conducted thousands of studies for more than 600 clients in 79 countries, including nearly 60 in the Tropics. Our nearly five decades of experience in marine studies from local rivers to the deep ocean includes sampling, monitoring, mapping, permitting, baseline surveys, impact assessment, and mitigation. CSA is headquartered in Stuart, Florida with domestic branch offices in Tampa, Florida; Houston, Texas; and Houma, Louisiana as well as international offices in Brazil, Trinidad, Qatar, Western Australia, and the Eastern Mediterranean. As members of TRACE International, CSA is committed to the ethical conduct of business in our activities and those of our partners.

The CSA team is composed of leaders in research and the environmental consulting industry with specialties in water quality monitoring, water and sediment sampling, deep water imaging, sampling design, statistical analysis, protected species assessments, habitat characterization, monitoring studies, impact assessments, environmental permitting, and land and hydrographic surveying.

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CSA to Present Vessel Strike Risk Model at State of the Science Workshop

CSA’s senior scientist Mary Jo Barkaszi will be presenting at the State of the Science Workshop on Wildlife and Offshore Wind on November 19th in the Cumulative Impacts Session. Her talk, titled Vessel Encounter Risk Model Tool, will summarize the development of a vessel strike risk…

November 13th, 2020

CSA Ocean Sciences Inc. Donates Valuable Collections of Invertebrates to The University of Florida and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Systematic Collection of Benthic Invertebrates from the eastern Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic Florida, and the Bahamas The ellisellid octocoral Nicella toeplitzae and the gorgonocephalid ophiuroid Asteroporpa annulata, collected by CSA from the “Pinnacles Trend” mesophotic reef system within the northern Gulf of Mexico. Over a…

November 2nd, 2020