Saturday, November 18, 2017
 
Scientists deploy autonomous sailing vessels to study whales, fish and seals

Friday, June 3, 2016

Scientists deploy autonomous sailing vessels to study whales, fish and seals

Unmanned technologies open new frontier in ocean science

NOAA Research and NOAA Fisheries have teamed up with academic and private sector partners to test innovative technologies that, if successful, will enable researchers to gather information on ocean conditions and marine species in remote areas of the ocean that are costly to reach and difficult to study.  

Sea Grant agent works with Arctic communities to study bowhead whales

Monday, March 9, 2015

Sea Grant agent works with Arctic communities to study bowhead whales

Integrating science and cultural practices to tackle emerging issues

In Alaska’s Bering Strait and Arctic regions, there are dozens of Alaskan Native tribes, many of whom depend on the marine environment for food, as they have in some cases for thousands of years.  In this world more foreign to most Americans than many other countries (and bigger than many too) works exactly one NOAA Oceanic & Atmospheric Research Sea Grant extension agent: Gay Sheffield.

Sea Grant announces 93 million for aquaculture research and industry support

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Sea Grant announces 93 million for aquaculture research and industry support

NOAA has announced 32 research grants totaling $9.3 million for projects around the country to further develop the nation’s marine and coastal aquaculture industry. 

Sea Grant Programs Strike Balance between Protecting Species and Protecting Economies

Monday, December 19, 2011

Sea Grant Programs Strike Balance between Protecting Species and Protecting Economies

In commercial fishing, many species end up as "bycatch," caught unintentionally by vessels targeting other fish. Through research, education and outreach, NOAA Sea Grant is addressing bycatch from the Gulf of Maine to the Gulf of Mexico to the Gulf of Alaska.

Stock, Charles

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Stock, Charles

Laying the groundwork for understanding climate impacts today and centuries from now

“Climate scientists call me the fish guy and fisheries scientists call me the climate guy,” jokes Charles “Charlie” Stock, research oceanographer and modeler, at NOAA’s Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL).

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