Gulfbase  is an excellent collection of resources about the Gulf of Mexico, including:
- searchable databases of its bays and estuaries; reefs, banks and islands; environmental issues; institutions and organizations; people; and an InfoHub with articles on the laws, the science, and socioeconomic issues relevant to management and use of the Gulf.
- Mexican coral reef species checklist.
- general facts about the Gulf.
- events calendar.
- electronic books.
Gulfbase is a project of the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
The Gulf of Mexico: Origin, Waters and Biota volumes 1 and 2 (of a 7-volume series), "Biodiversity" and "Ocean and Coastal Economy", were published in 2009 by Texas A&M University Press.