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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)]


National Coral Reef Institute - NCRI's primary objective is the assessment, monitoring, and restoration of coral reefs through basic and applied research and through training and education. [U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Center]


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)]


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]


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]