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Hollings Marine Laboratory (HML) - The Hollings Marine Laboratory (HML) is a world-class research facility, with a mission to provide science and biotechnology applications to sustain, protect, and restore coastal ecosystems, with emphasis on links between environmental condition and the health of marine organisms and humans. Partners are NIST, NOAA, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the College of Charleston, and the Medical University of South Carolina. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Materials Measurement Laboratory (MML)]

Mapping Water Use from Space - Webcast - Webcast of a talk at the Library of Congress. Martha Anderson, PhD., talks about using images from the Landsat satellite program to monitor water use and drought on U.S. farms. It is used to measure evapotranspiration, the total amount of water used in the process of growing crops. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

NBIC: National Ballast Information Clearinghouse - Data on the ballast water management practices of commercial ships that operate in the waters of the United States [Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center; U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Coast Guard]

Observing the Living Oceans from Space. Webcast - A Webcast of a presentation by Gene Feldman, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

United States Global Change Research Program - Coordinates and integrates federal research on changes in the global environment and their implications for society. [Multiple agencies involved]