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Two men deploy a towed camera system from a research vessel at sea.

Biden-Harris Administration announces $60 million to create a climate resilience accelerator program

Two men deploy a towed camera system from a research vessel at sea. Photo Credit: NOAA/NMFS Today, the Department of ...
two people standing up a high-frequency radar antenna on a beach.

NOAA partners receive $14 million to enhance ocean and coastal observations through Investing in America agenda

Students from Rutgers University’s Masters in Operational Oceanography program installing a high-frequency radar antenna at Sandy Hook, NJ. This radar ...
screenshot of Marine Life Portal landing page

IOOS launches Marine Life Portal

Check out the new Marine Life landing page on ioos.noaa.gov! The new page connects all of IOOS’ existing Marine Life ...
Looking across the Cooper River in from the Charleston Maritime Center

IOOS Advisory Committee releases recommendations

Looking across the Cooper River in Charleston, SC. Credit: Kate Culpepper In February, the U.S. IOOS Advisory Committee released their ...
view along the shore line of North Cove in Washington State.

NOAA awards $20.5 million for ocean and coastal resource management

Drone footage of North Cove, Washington, monitoring the success of a shoreline stabilization project. (Preston Martin, NewFields) In a first-of-its-kind ...
Google’s 2022 Summer of Code Results

Google’s 2022 Summer of Code Results

U.S. IOOS participated for the second time as a mentoring organization for Google’s Summer of Code. The 2022 GSoC edition ...
View across a lake covered in swirls of green cyanobacteria.

NOAA awards $18.9M for harmful algal bloom research, monitoring

Cyanobacteria shares some properties with algae and are found naturally in lakes, streams, ponds and other surface waters. (EPA) NOAA ...
a seal approaches the camera lens in shallow water

New Marine Life projects support conservation, healthy ecosystems

Credit: Jeff Hester / Ocean Image Bank On behalf of the National Oceanographic Partnership Program, NOAA and partner agencies, including ...
photo of Vembu Subramanian

The 2022 Vembu Subramanian Awardees

Three awardees have been identified as recipients of the 2022 Vembu Subramanian Award and have been informed of their success ...
People in hard hats stand by a yellow guardrail looking down into a test pool below.

DOE and NOAA Announce Winners of Ocean Observing Prize BUILD Contest

Team Wave Powered Oceanographic Gliders tests their early-stage prototype at the Naval Surface Warfare Center’s facility in Carderock, Maryland. Credit: ...
screenshot of BioEco portal in greyscale indicating areas of biological data with dots

GOOS BioEco Portal launched!

GOOS is delighted to launch the BioEco Portal of the Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS BioEco Portal) - an online ...
The sun hangs low over the ocean horizon, with a strip of sandy beach in the foreground.

Infrastructure Law to fund National observing priorities

Sunrise on a Florida Beach by Becca Cheney / Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY-SA 4.0 This month, U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina ...
NOAA survey dig at oil rig close to Catalina Island, just off the California coast.

Archiving the Ocean Biodiversity Information System-USA (OBIS-USA)

Photo credit: Adam Obaza, WCR Protected Resources Division, NOAA Recently, OBIS-USA has taken a significant step to ensure that the ...
people seated at round tables in a conference room listening to a speaker at the front of the room with a slide presentation.

2nd U.S. IOOS Code Sprint a success!

Participants listen to remarks at the 2nd U.S. IOOS Code Sprint in Chicago, IL. Photo Credit: Great Lakes Observing System ...
SanctSound graphic showing various marine life and manmade marine tech emitting sound waves.

Live for Listening: Underwater Sound in National Marine Sanctuaries

NOAA, the U.S. Navy, and partners have launched a new web portal that allows users to learn about and listen to underwater ...
Seven hexagons each showing a different map or model

Summer of Code with U.S. IOOS

For the second year, U.S. IOOS has been selected as a mentoring organization for Google’s Summer of Code. “We’re happy ...
close up of U.S. Capitol dome with flag flying out front

U.S. IOOS Advisory Committee meets, welcomes new members

Photo credit: Architect of the Capitol The U.S. IOOS Advisory Committee held their fall meeting virtually on November 29 and ...
Block Island wind turbine construction.

NOAA and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Sign New Interagency Agreement on Wind Energy Development

Block Island wind turbine construction. Credit: NOAA Fisheries. Today, NOAA and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management signed an interagency ...
a glider plunges into the waves at sea

New NOAA report shows U.S. ocean enterprise sector grew 60 percent since 2015

A NOAA ocean glider, seen in waters off the coast of Puerto Rico in July 2018. These robotic, unmanned gliders ...
a collection of DMAC screenshots in a honeycomb layout

New awards advance IOOS data management

NOAA’s U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System Office is announcing new three-year cooperative agreements to support its Data Management and Cyberinfrastructure ...


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