There's a lot going on at NOAA's National Ocean Service. Here are our latest stories.

coastal Mass. following Nor'easter

January 2015 Nor'easter Imagery

From Jan. 28-29, NOAA collected damage assessment imagery in the aftermath of the Jan. 2015 Nor'easter that blanketed the region in snow...

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USS Monitor and diver

First Sanctuary celebrates 40 years

The nation's first national marine sanctuary turns 40—created not to protect marine life, but to preserve an important Civil War-era shipwreck...

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a Lionfish

New Lionfish Portal

The Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute and NOAA have partnered to launch a new web portal to provide the latest information on the lionfish invasion in the Atlantic...

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Tidal pool in Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary

New Perspective on the Great Lakes

Any geography student who's viewed a map of the United States has surely marveled at the vast expanse of the nation's Great Lakes, which contain nearly 20 percent...

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People of NOS

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Marine Biologist. Geodesist. Graphic Designer. These are just a few of the wide variety of jobs held by people who work for the National Ocean Service. Head over to our People of NOS profiles to meet some of our staff and get quick links to NOAA careers, volunteerism, and internships.