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The Mississippi River/Gulf of Mexico Watershed Nutrient Task Force consists of 5 federal agencies and 10 state agencies.

Sub-basin Committees

Learn about committees within the Basin and the actions they are taking to move forward on Gulf hypoxia.

History of the Task Force

The Task Force was established in 1997 to reduce and control hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico. More recently, a reassessment to address the state of the science was conducted.

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