State of the Monument
A new NOAA report reveals insights into the condition of natural and cultural resources of Papahānaumokuākea.
NOAA Ocean Today is hosting a FREE webinar this Friday at 4 PM Eastern. Join host Symone Barkley with guests Christopher German and Dr. Morgan Cable from NASA and Debi Blaney from NOAA Ocean Exploration as they discuss research in Earth's ocean and the search for life in the universe on other water planets. Register for the event.
Each year as many as 90,000 students visit the 29 National Estuarine Research Reserves on field trips, summer camps, and other educational programs. But this year has been different. To continue giving children the environmental education experience, reserve staff got creative, developing robust virtual educational programs and activities for children, teachers, and the homeschooling parents.
Two new Physical Oceanographic Real-Time Systems, also known as PORTS
October 3 marks NOAA’s 50th anniversary. Although NOAA is turning 50, its roots go back over 200 years to 1807, when President Thomas Jefferson founded the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey. NOAA was established under the Department of Commerce in 1970 — continuing to make life better for U.S. citizens through scientific accuracy and precision.
coastal ocean science
tides and currents