Feature Archive

Features: October 2009

dolphin having its hearing checked

Will the Dolphins of Georgia Pass Their Physicals?

NOAA's Coastal Georgia Dolphin Health Assessment examines the beloved bottlenose for clues to the wellness of their underwater world.


students investigating food webs

Young Scientists Tackle Harmful Algal Blooms

Over the summer, 20 budding biologists, ranging from ages five to 14, joined NOAA Fisheries scientists for a week-long camp to learn about harmful algal blooms.


Area being hit by a coastal storm

NOAA’s Coastal Storms Program Strengthens Coastal Communities for Disasters

The Coastal Storms Program is a nationwide effort led by NOAA to reduce loss of life and negative impacts on coastal property and the environment caused by coastal storms.