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Chesapeake Bay-Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) Federal Funding Opportunity Released

The NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office announced the grant opportunity to support environmental education in the watershed; proposals are due by February 20, 2019.
December 11, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Students on board Sultana

Innovative GulfCorps Program Grows, Kicks Off Year Two

NOAA and partners hosted orientations for nearly 100 new GulfCorps members, underserved youth and vets who’ll receive hands-on job training and employment in habitat restoration in the Gulf of Mexico.
November 02, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Four young adults and an instructor using a measuring tape surrounded by trees.

Six Reasons Why You Should Not Swim with Wild Spinner Dolphins

Would you swim with wild spinner dolphins if you knew that they were trying to sleep?
October 02, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Two spinner dolphins jumping out of the water.

Hands-on Events Attract Crowds to NEFSC Labs

Live fish, hands-on exhibits and a chance to talk with researchers attracted thousands of visitors to events at NEFSC facilities in May. Sandy Hook Lab Open House Despite the rainy forecast for the James J. Howard Marine Sciences Laboratory Annual Open...
May 23, 2018 - Feature Story ,
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Partnership in Education Program Begins 10th Year

2018 PEP Offering New Perspectives, Experiences
May 11, 2018 - Feature Story ,
PEP student working in lab

Teachers and Scientists Team Up to Show Students Real World Applications of What They Learn in School

A team of teachers and scientists in Juneau, Alaska are finding creative ways to engage students.
May 10, 2018 - Feature Story ,
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NOAA Teachers at Sea Aboard the Bigelow

High school teachers Thomas Jenkins and Susan Dee are taking their classrooms to sea this spring as a NOAA Teacher at Sea, working with scientists and crew on the NOAA Ship Henry B. Bigelow. Jenkins, an eighth grade science and STEM teacher at Greenon Junior/Senior...
April 27, 2018 - Feature Story ,
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URI Students, Public Join NEFSC Researchers To Study Whales Off the MA/RI Coast

Live broadcasts of cruise offered on Facebook.
April 04, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Acoustic towbody being deployed from ship

Woods Hole Science Organizations Collaborate to Involve Students in Real-time Whale Research in the Caribbean

An undergraduate research voyage in the Caribbean with SEA Semester presents a perfect opportunity for scientists from NOAA’s Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC) to continue their research on humpback whales. For the past six years, a scientist from...
February 12, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Humpback whale breaching in ocean

NOAA Helps Implement Community-Based Invasive Species Monitoring as part of Bering Sea Days

Scientists and educators participate in Bering Sea Days, an annual week-long education program on St. Paul Island.
January 03, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Students looking at invertebrates under the microscope