CARIS Completes Training Courses with NOAA

CARIS Completes Training Courses with  NOAA

CARIS trainers recently completed a round of pre-season training courses with NOAA’s Office of Coast Survey in ...

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NOAA Starts 2015 Arctic Hydrographic Survey Season

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NOAA officially launched its 2015 Arctic hydrographic survey season, in Kodiak, Alaska, in a World Ocean Day ...

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Deepwater Horizon Spill Increased Dolphin Deaths

Dolphins swimming through the oil spilling from the Deepwater Horizon in 2010. (Credit: NOAA)

After commemorating the 5-year anniversary of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil disaster, another study has been ...

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NOAA, Partners Survey Wreck of USS Independence

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NOAA, working with private industry partners and the U.S. Navy, has confirmed the location and condition of the USS ...

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NOAA: Okeanos Explorer to Start Caribbean Sea Expedition

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Beginning April 10, scientists aboard NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer will begin a series of 20 dives to investigate ...

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NOAA Proposes Sanctuary Expansion

NOAA Looks to Expand Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary

NOAA has proposed a rule for expanding the size and the focus of Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine ...

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NOAA to Update Arctic Nautical Charts

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As commercial shipping traffic increases in the Arctic, NOAA is taking major steps to update nautical charts in the ...

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NOAA Names New HRSP Members


NOAA administrator Kathryn Sullivan, Ph.D., has appointed six members to the Hydrographic Services Review Panel ...

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NOAA: Warm Temperatures of Ocean Could Lead to Coral ...

NOAA Warm Ocean Temperatures Could Lead to Coral Bleaching

NOAA scientists are warning that warm ocean temperatures in the tropical Pacific and Indian Oceans could set the ...

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NOAA Calls for Input on Flower Garden Banks Expansion

NOAA Calls for Input on Flower Garden Banks Expansion

NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries is soliciting public and stakeholder comment on a recommendation to ...

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NOAA Unveils Images of SS City of Rio de Janeiro Shipwreck


NOAA and partners released three-dimensional sonar maps and images of an immigrant steamship lost more than 100 ...

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Cable Ship Wreck Found Off Hawaii


Researchers from the University of Hawaii and the NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries discovered an ...

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NOAA Establishes Ocean Exploration Advisory Board

(NOAA Okeanos Explorer team, INDEX-SATAL expedition)

NOAA announced the appointment of 13 members to a new federal Ocean Exploration Advisory Board that will provide ...

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NOAA-led Scientists Found New Coral Species Off California

A catshark’s egg nest​, with its yellow egg cases. (NOAA)

A NOAA-led research team has discovered a new species of deep-sea coral and a nursery area for catsharks and skates ...

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NOAA in Debris Removal Off Hawaii


A team of 17 NOAA divers sailing aboard NOAA Ship Oscar Elton Sette has returned from a 33-day mission to remove ...

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NOAA Discovers Two WWII Vessels Off North Carolina

Bluefields sonar image

A team of researchers led by NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries have discovered two significant vessels ...

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NOAA, U.S. Coast Guard in WW1 Shipwreck Preservation


NOAA, with assistance from the U.S. Coast Guard, will manage the historic wreck of Diamond Shoal Lightship No. 71, ...

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Scientists Unveil Previously Unseen Details of Seabed

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The scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego and their colleagues have created a new map ...

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NOAA in Major GoM Restoration Projects

DWH Phase III NOAA Project Locations Dec 2013

NOAA and its fellow Natural Resource Damage Assessment trustees in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill have signed a ...

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NOAA Awards Funds for Rescue of Stranded Marine Mammals

NOAA Awards Funds for Rescue of Stranded Marine Mammals

NOAA Fisheries announced the award of 35 grants to partner organizations in 18 states totaling $2.7 million to ...

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NOAA Unveils Golden Gate Shipwrecks

Frank H. Buck Credit San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

A team of NOAA researchers has confirmed the discovery just outside San Francisco’s Golden Gate strait of the 1910 ...

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