The Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
Conservation Series report, Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment for the Papah?
The suggested Eubalaena (whale genus) Oculina National Marine Sanctuary was nominated to the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
This allows people who can't get underwater to understand what we mean by putting up a special preservation area around this particular spot,'' said Mitchell Tartt, chief of the conservation science division at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
Billy Causey, Southeast regional director of NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
Through a partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
, HIMB scientists travel to the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands to conduct ecosystem-based science to help inform the management of this place.
The initial sister MPA relationship will focus on Guanahacabibes National Park in Cuba, including its offshore Bank of San Antonio, and the Flower Garden Banks and Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuaries, managed by NOAA s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, and the Dry Tortugas and Biscayne national parks managed by the National Park Service.
NOAA s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries serves as trustee for a network of underwater parks, encompassing more than 170,000 square miles of America s ocean and Great Lakes waters.
According to a 2011 report card conducted by NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
, 17 "State of Sanctuary Resources" categories of the FKNMS were graded: none received a good rating, two are listed as good/fair, three as fair, 10 as fair/poor, one as poor and one undetermined.
NOAA s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
is soliciting public and stakeholder comment on a recommendation to modify the current boundaries of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary in the northern Gulf of Mexico.
NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
Maritime Heritage Program is engaged in a two-year study to discover and document shipwrecks in Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary and nearby Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
The waters of the sanctuary and the park are one of the great undersea museums in the nation, said James Delgado, director of Maritime Heritage for the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries