Looking north into the marsh and uplands.

NOAA and other state and federal agencies are seeking public input on restoration opportunities for natural resources damaged by hazardous substance releases in Navassa, NC.

Sockeye salmon.

Recently NOAA and our partners announced a restoration project that will improve the floodplain of the White River in Washington State for migrating fish. 

Crews recover boom from Refugio Beach Oil Spill.

Oil is being cleaned up from the shoreline and beaches are beginning to reopen following the Refugio Beach Oil Spill that took place in Santa Barbara County on May 19, 2015. 

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What is a NRDA?

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Learn about the Natural Resource Damage Assessment process—what triggers it, who performs it, and what the outcomes are.

Find projects in your area


This interactive map displays the locations of oil spills, hazardous waste sites, or ship groundings where we are currently pursuing protection and restoration of natural resources.