Dedicated scientists and volunteers are on a mission to better understand the now rare abalone species. They're diving deeper to recover the listed populations. Read More . . .
NOAA Fisheries identifies opah, or moonfish, as the first fully warm-blooded fish that circulates heated blood throughout its body, giving it a competitive advantage in the cold ocean depths. Read More . . .
The 2015 Presidential Migratory Bird Stewardship Award goes to NOAA and partners for developing a device to prevent migratory seabird mortality in the West Coast Groundfish longline fishery. Read More . . .
NOAA, FEMA, and others are working to reduce flood risk, increase resiliency of the ecosystem, and restore salmon habitat in Tillamook Bay by coordinating and aligning their investments. Read More . . .
Sand, not gold, has since become one of the world’s most precious and finite resources originating in California’s mountains. Read More . . .
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Central Valley Projects
- Final Rule: Vessel Monitoring System Requirements Effective July 9, 2015, for the West Coast Drift Gillnet Fishery
- Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Program: NOAA recommends $25 million in projects
- NOAA Fisheries & the Environmental Protection Agency are pleased to share the works of this year's Science in Studio Award winners, a collaboration between the federal agencies and the Pacific Northwest College of Arts
- NOAA to recognize Boeing for Duwamish River Restoration
- Drought Conditions Force Difficult Management Decisions for Sacramento River Temperatures
- NOAA Fisheries mobilizes to gauge West Coast toxic algal bloom
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