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The spirit of collaboration aboard Gulf of Mexico cruise

The spirit of collaboration aboard Gulf of Mexico cruise

This summer, NOAA and partner scientists will conduct their most collaborative ocean acidification sampling of the Gulf of Mexico yet. Set to depart...
The spirit of collaboration aboard Gulf of Mexico cruise
Live! Science at Sea: Gulf of Mexico Ocean Acidification Cruise

Live! Science at Sea: Gulf of Mexico Ocean Acidification Cruise

On July 18, NOAA AOML and partner scientists will depart on the Gulf of Mexico Ecosystems and Carbon Cycle (GOMECC-3) research cruise in support...
Live! Science at Sea: Gulf of Mexico Ocean Acidification Cruise
New model reveals how ocean acidification challenges tiny sea snails off U.S. West Coast

New model reveals how ocean acidification challenges tiny sea snails off U.S. West Coast

A tiny sea snail, sometimes called a sea butterfly because of how it flutters about traveling the ocean currents, is part of the diet for such...
New model reveals how ocean acidification challenges tiny sea snails off U.S. West Coast
New interactive climatology plots of aragonite saturation state and pH for public...

New interactive climatology plots of aragonite saturation state and pH for public...

The buoy team of PMEL's Carbon Group has recently developed innovative tools to better connect stakeholders to information generated...
New interactive climatology plots of aragonite saturation state and pH for public...
International Collaboration is Vital for Understanding and Adapting to Ocean Acidification

International Collaboration is Vital for Understanding and Adapting to Ocean Acidification

or those who make their living farming oysters in the states of Washington and Oregon, the widespread mortality of larvae at several hatcheries...
International Collaboration is Vital for Understanding and Adapting to Ocean Acidification
Ocean Acidification: Building a Path Toward Adaptation in the Arctic

Ocean Acidification: Building a Path Toward Adaptation in the Arctic

Scientists, economists, and stakeholders from all eight Arctic countries forge a path forward in adapting to ocean acidification in the...
Ocean Acidification: Building a Path Toward Adaptation in the Arctic
New Tool Helps Oyster Growers Prepare for Changing Ocean Chemistry

New Tool Helps Oyster Growers Prepare for Changing Ocean Chemistry

For Bill Mook, coastal acidification is one thing his oyster hatchery cannot afford to ignore. Mook Sea Farm depends on seawater from...
New Tool Helps Oyster Growers Prepare for Changing Ocean Chemistry
NOAA research links human-caused CO2 emissions to dissolving sea snail shells off U.S....

NOAA research links human-caused CO2 emissions to dissolving sea snail shells off U.S....

For the first time, NOAA and partner scientists have connected the concentration of human-caused carbon dioxide in waters off the U.S. Pacific coast...
NOAA research links human-caused CO2 emissions to dissolving sea snail shells off U.S....
WESTPAC Scientists Step up Efforts to Combat Ocean Acidification

WESTPAC Scientists Step up Efforts to Combat Ocean Acidification

46 Scientists from the region gathered again in Phuket, Thailand, 29-31 August 2016, stepping up their efforts to develop a long term program...
WESTPAC Scientists Step up Efforts to Combat Ocean Acidification

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August 24th, 2017

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OAP Program Manager Presents at American Fisheries Society Meeting

OAP's program manager will be presenting on the species' response research supported by the OAP at the American Fisheries Society meeting in Tampa, Florida on August 21st, 2017.

July 18th, 2017

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Gulf of Mexico Ecosystems and Carbon Cruise Departs

NOAA and partner scientists will depart on a research cruise to study ocean acidification in the Gulf of Mexico from July 18th- August 21st.

July 14th, 2017

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Coastal Mississippi Ocean Acidification Station Redeployed

An ocean acidification time-series station was redeployed just east of the regularly occurring hypoxic zone in coastal Mississippi, where it has been stationed for more than a decade

July 6th, 2017

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OAP Director Participates in "Opportunities for Advancing Coastal and Ocean Monitoring and Conservation in the Gulf of Mexico through International Partnerships" Workshop

OAP Director to attend "Opportunities for Advancing Coastal and Ocean Monitoring and Conservation in the Gulf of Mexico through International Partnerships: USA-Cuba-Mexico" workshop. 

June 28th, 2017

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Ocean Acidification buoy redeployed to southern Oregon coast

OA buoy previously NH-10 has been redeployed 6 nautical miles offshore of Coos Bay on the southern Oregon Coast, where it will be measuring pH and CO2.