U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) District 7 held a four-day workshop in Tampa/St. Petersburg, at USCG's Airstation at Clearwater and the NOAA National Marine Fisheries Southeast Regional Office in St. Petersburg to focus on the use of various spatial data management and mapping tools to support a variety of all-hazards and response needs.
Articles from June 6, 2014
Plastics and other litter, abandoned vessels, and derelict fishing gear have been a long-standing problem for the Great Lakes.
The NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP) hosted a marine debris strategy development meeting in St. Petersburg, Florida from May 20-22, 2014.
On May 31, Dr. Mark Whittington and Mr. Miguel Patel of the International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation (ITOPF, based in London) arrived in Seattle for a two-week exchange with NOAA scientists.