There's a lot going on at NOAA's National Ocean Service.
On August 3, the National Geodetic Survey (NGS) began collecting aerial damage assessment images of areas affected by Tropical Storm Isaias. Imagery is being collected in specific areas identified by NOAA in coordination with the U.S. Coast Guard. Collected images are available to view online via the NGS aerial imagery viewer.
Meet the next generation of integrated marine navigation services, tailored for our nation's busiest waterways.
The Lake Erie HAB Forecast now uses a new model to better understand what's going on beneath the surface of Lake Erie. In addition, the forecast website is easier to use, with animations and dashboards to help users better understand maps and key elements.
The U.S. Marine Biodiversity Observation Network aims to ensure that scientists not only notice changes in biodiversity at locations around the nation, but also have the tools in place to better understand what these changes tell us about ocean health over time.
Ten years later, we look at a few examples of how lessons learned during and research following Deepwater Horizon have better prepared the agency to provide expert scientific support for future events.
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