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AIRD: Aquatic Invasions Research Directory - A free database designed to promote information transfer, coordination, and collaborative research on the invasion of aquatic ecosystems. [Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center]

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Center for Coastal Environmental Health and Biomolecular Research (CCEHBR) - Conducts interdisciplinary research to resolve issues related to coastal ecosystems health and environmental quality, including public health impacts [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Ocean Service (NOS)]

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Earth’s Water Cycle in a Changing Climate - Webcast of a presentation at the Library of Congress by Peter Hildebrand, chief of the Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC), Science, Technology and Business Division]

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FishWatch - U.S. Seafood Facts - FishWatch is designed to help you identify the status of fishery stocks and understand the management and science requirements involved with building and maintaining sustainable fisheries. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service]

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Homeport: Sea Partners - Promoting the importance of a clean marine environment [U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Coast Guard]

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Indian River Lagoon Species Inventory - Exploration of over 3,000 Indian River Lagoon Species [Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce]

Informatics and Collection Databases - Searchable lists of specimens, illustrations, anthropological collections, and summary information about the National Museum of Natural History collections. [Smithsonian Institution]

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Laws and Policies - Office of Protected Resources - NOAA Fisheries - Mandates for the protection of endangered and threatened marine life, marine mammals, and the ecosystems upon which they depend. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

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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)]

Marine Invasion Research Lab - A national and international center for research on biological invasions in coastal marine ecosystems. [Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center]

Marine Mammal Commission - The Commission was created under Title II of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, which took effect on 21 December of that year. The Commission's primary focus and duties are the protection and conservation of marine mammals. This site provides a single point of information on the activities, programs, and publications of the Marine Mammal Commission and its Committee of Scientific Advisors on Marine Mammals, and conveys other relevant information on the conservation and protection of mar [Ad Hoc Organizations]

Monitor National Marine Sanctuary - The Monitor National Marine Sanctuary protects the wreck of the famed Civil War ironclad USS Monitor. It is one of 14 federally designated underwater areas managed by NOAA. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

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NEMESIS: National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System - A resource for information on non-native (or exotic) species that occur in coastal marine waters of the United States [Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center]

NOAA Habitat Conservation | Restoration Center - The focal point for marine and estuarine habitat restoration within NOAA. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

NOAA Marine Debris Program - The NOAA Marine Debris Program serves as a centralized marine debris capability within NOAA in order to coordinate, strengthen, and increase the visibility of marine debris issues and efforts within the agency, its partners, and the public. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries - Information about the marine life and extraordinary habitats that make up your nation's marine sanctuaries and our continuing efforts to conserve these ocean and coastal treasures [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

NOAA's Teacher at Sea Program - NOAA program that allows grade school teachers the chance to do research at sea [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

National Marine Mammal Laboratory, Alaska Fisheries Science Center - The National Marine Mammal Laboratory (NMML) conducts RESEARCH on marine mammals worldwide, primarily coastal California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

National Marine Protected Areas Center - Tools and information to learn about marine protected areas and how they are used [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)]

Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFCS) - Expertise in the marine resources of the Northeast Continental Shelf Ecosystem from the Gulf of Maine to Cape Hatteras [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)]

Northwest Fisheries Science Center (NWFSC) - Responsible for providing scientific and technical support for the management, conservation, and development of the Pacific Northwest region's anadromous and marine fishery resources [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)]

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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)]

Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS - USA) - Brings together marine biological occurrence data for more than 84,000 species in a standard format, with metadata, web-based discovery and download. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Core Science Analytics & Synthesis Program]

Ocean Biogeographic Information System USA - Brings together marine biological occurrence data in a standardized format in order to serve research and natural resource management needs. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Core Science Analytics and Synthesis (CSAS)]

Office of Marine Conservation - The Office of Marine Conservation (OMC) is a part of the State Department's Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs (OES). The Office of Marine Conservation is responsible for formulating and implementing U.S. policy on a broad range of international issues concerning living marine resources. In executing this responsibility, OES/OMC negotiates bilateral and multilateral fisheries agreements, participates in international fisheries conservation and management orga [U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs]

Oil Spill Response - Maps, updates, imagery, data, and other details related to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, 2010. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)]

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Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center - Multidisciplinary scientific research in the coastal and offshore areas of California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Hawaii, and other US Pacific Islands. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)]

Pacific Coral Reefs - Describes how the U.S. Geological Survey maps, monitors, and models coral reefs, provides links to current USGS reef research, and offers general information on reefs. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Pacific Coastal & Marine Science Center]

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Record Group 303: Records of the National Council on Marine Resources and Engineering Development, 1965 - 1971 - National Archives' Archival Research Catalog description for Record Group 303: Records of the National Council on Marine Resources and Engineering Development, 1965 - 1971 [U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)]

Record Group 91: Records of the Inland Waterways Corporation, 1918 - 1954 - National Archives' Archival Research Catalog description for Record Group 91: Records of the Inland Waterways Corporation, 1918 - 1954 [U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)]

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Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce - Research focuses on the Indian River Lagoon and the offshore waters of Florida's east central coast, with comparative studies throughout coastal Florida. [Smithsonian Institution]

Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC) - Provides support to large marine ecosystems programs [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)]

Southwest Fisheries Science Center (SWFSC) - Conducts research on living marine resources and their environment throughout the Pacific and in the Antarctic [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)]

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Topics: Maritime - Historical documents related to marine/navigation provided through NARA's Archival Research Catalog [U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)]