Worldwide, 2011 was the coolest year on record since 2008, yet temperatures remained above the 30 year average, according to the 2011 State of the Climate report released online today by NOAA.
July 10, 2012
Keynote Address by the NOAA Administrator at the International Coral Reef Symposium 2010, Cairns, Australia
Remarks by NOAA Administrator as head of U.S. delegation at Yeosu World Expo 2012.
Visitors to Lake Huron this summer may have a unique opportunity to glimpse science in action. During July and September, scientists on board a half dozen research vessels will crisscross Thunder Bay, Saginaw Bay, and the open waters of Lake Huron, collecting samples of sediment, water, mussels, microscopic organisms, and fish.