Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve Seeks Advisory Council Applicants

NOAA’s Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve seeks advisory council applicants NOAA’s Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve is seeking applicants for five primary and alternate seats on its advisory council. The council ensures public participation in reserve management and provides advice to the sanctuary superintendent. “Community representatives on our advisory council are [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:35+00:00 May 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Two Hawaii-based Navy Commands Advance to Win Secretary of the Navy Environmental Award

Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) and the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Chafee (DDG 90) are winners of the 2015 Secretary of the Navy Environmental Award. Awardees were announced Friday, March 11, 2016 in Washington D.C. PMRF, Barking Sands, on Kauai won the award for Natural Resources (small installation) and USS Chafee (DDG 90) homeported at Joint Base [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:41+00:00 March 16th, 2016|0 Comments

NOAA Invites Public to Join Deep Sea Expedition in Central Pacific

NOAA ship Okeanos Explorer in port on Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, O‘ahu. Photo courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2015 Hohonu Moana. The ship Okeanos Explorer, from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, left the port on O‘ahu last week to begin two months of dives using unmanned remotely operated vehicles, [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:07+00:00 August 4th, 2015|0 Comments