Oil Spill Response
For information about the National Park Service response to the Deepwater Horizon (MC 252) Oil Spill and the ongoing recovery process click here.
Did You Know?
Because of the tropical-like conditions, the U. S. Army established the Cat Island War Dog Training Camp in south Mississippi during World War II. A variety of dog breeds were trained to guard, deliver messages, and attack the enemy. Cat Island is part of Gulf Islands National Seashore.