News Archive

2017

December

November

Eelgrass along the bottom provides foraging areas and shelter for fish. NOAA photo by Adam Obaza.
Beach Watch surveyors. Image credit: Jan Roletto/ GFNM
This photo was taken during an overflight near Richmond Bridge. A sheen with brown oil in the convergence was visible. Photo credit NOAA.
This photo is from a press conference at Fort Mason following the Cosco Busan oil spill. Fort Mason was the Incident Command Post during the oil spill response.

October

Pulverized corals cloud the water around grounded cargo ship VogeTrader

September

Kids of all ages explore NOAA Fisheries exhibits

July

June

As part of the proposed restoration non-native cattail, seen here, will be removed and replaced with native emergent wetland species such as the culturally important wild rice.
Boat under bridge across Portland Harbor

May

The manual describes how to count recreational users via ground personnel and/or aerial photography methods.  May 12, 2012, aerial photo used to measure beach goers for the Deepwater Horizon natural resources damage assessment.
Front row left to right: Lisa Rosman (NOAA), John Jengo (STANTEC), Fran Dunwell (NYSDEC), Cathy Marion (USFWS), Melissa Foster (USFWS); Back row left to right: Rob Pirani (NY/NJ HEP), Reyhan Mehran (NOAA), David Bean (NJDEP), Carl Alderson (NOAA), Mark Walters (NJDEP)
Restoration plans for the Raritan River will improve fish passage. These plans are related to the American Cyanamid hazardous waste site.

April

NOAA scientists used data from satellites, aircraft, ships, buoys, and gliders to deliver critical information for the emergency response.
loggerhead turtle
Dr. Michel Gielazyn (left) with Raghu Chatrathi (middle) Director of Environmental Remediation, Engineering and Advance Technologies (CSX/ALI), and Michael Taylor, EPA Region 4 Remedial Project Manager (right). Restored marsh is in the background.

March

 Reef near Catalina Island.

February

Juvenile Kemp's ridley sea turtle oiled in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill. (Photo: Blair Witherington, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission)

January

Tug boats assist in the response to Bouchard Barge No. 120.
Port Stewart being assisted by tug boats in Puerto Rico after grounding in 2009. (Photo: USCG)
restoration at Chalk Point case site