On July 23, 2014, Dave Westerholm testified before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Marine Transportation during a hearing entitled "Implementing U.S. Policy in the Arctic".
Articles from July 25, 2014
The week of July 21, 2014, a large wooden sign that was once part of the Japanese village of Tanohata went home, thanks to collaboration between the NOAA Marine Debris Program, the State of Hawaii, Hawaiian Airlines, and Japanese officials.
On July 15, 2014, a fisherman filed a report after observing an unknown sheen from an unknown source in ocean waters approximately 48 miles offshore of Cape Lookout, NC.
Building on a project initiated with the Disaster Response Center in 2012, the Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve (JC NERR) kicked off its Disaster Response Planning on Wednesday.
NOAA's Western Regional Center campus hosted two weeks of science camp for junior high students.
As federal leaders in oil spill response science, NOAA’s Office of Response and Restoration is grateful for each oil spill which does not take place, which was fortunately the case on July 24, 2014 in Seattle, Washington, near our west coast office.