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NOAA Fisheries Newsroom - Southeast

This is where our story begins - NOAA Fisheries video and images are for the public and public use


What We Do:
Please contact NOAA's Fisheries Media Specialists for more information on news related topics, to learn more about the work of our scientists and fishery managers or to set up an interview with one of our staff. 

Who We Are:
Kim Amendola - Communications Director
(727) 551-5707 (office)
(727) 403-6533 (cell)

Allison Garrett - Communications Specialist
(727) 551-5750 (office)
(727) 330-0309 (cell)




Where We Are: 
The Southeast Region covers nearly 20,000 miles of tidal coastline throughout the South Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean. This includes the eight coastal states of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas; the inland watershed states of Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Tennessee; and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.



Media Resources:

Southeast Top News Stories

NOAA Video Gallery

NOAA Fisheries Facebook page

NOAA Southeast Twitter account

NOAA Fisheries Instagram (join us on Rec Fish Friday) 

NOAA Fisheries Media Relations/National Staff Directory 

Fishery Bulletins

NOAA Text Alert System (fishery openings and closures)

Reporting Marine Life in Distress

Upcoming Events

Outreach and Education




Last updated by Southeast Regional Office on May 28, 2019