Latest SECOORA News

February 24, 2017

Honor Vembu and donate to train the next generation of ocean experts!

Help us reach our $50,000 goal. It will enable SECOORA to establish an annual scholarship of approximately $2,500 in perpetuity in Vembu’s honor....

February 21, 2017

SECOORA - CARICOOS
Regional Animal Telemetry Network (ATN) Workshop

Identifying regional needs and priorities for animal telemetry...

February 15, 2017

Supported by SECOORA and NOAA’s National Ocean...

February 14, 2017

As part of SECOORA’s ten-year anniversary, we will be...

February 14, 2017

Wow! SECOORA is celebrating 10 years. From the beginning, our members, partners and supporters...

February 8, 2017

 

Celebrate our 10 Year Anniversary and participate in the coastal ocean observing conversation!...

February 1, 2017

SECOORA Data Challenge

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January 27, 2017

Vembu Subramanian
Friend, Colleague, Mentor, Social Chairman
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December 15, 2016

Today and tomorrow, Vembu Subramanian of SECOORA will be attending the Florida Acoustic Cooperative Telemetry (FACT) 2016 Fall Workshop. He will be giving the attendees a demo on how to use the ...

December 15, 2016

Three buoys - FRP2, ILM2 and ILM3 - in the coastal waters of North Carolina and South Carolina were recovered and redeployed.

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November 29, 2016

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October 27, 2016

Three buoys in the Carolinas coastal waters will soon be replaced.  

Figure 1. Pictured are the UNCW...

October 25, 2016

As Matthew moved from the Bahamas to the Carolinas, ocean observing technology – such as buoys - captured waves over 20 feet and wind speed of over 50 knots along its’ path.

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October 12, 2016

SECOORA seeks a professional contractor to provide strategic planning services. The Marketing Services Contractor will work with the Executive Director, SECOORA staff and Board members to develop an overarching marketing plan for SECOORA....

October 7, 2016

SECOORA has started a new blog. Posts will be written by the SECOORA team or invited experts in the coast and ocean sciences and will cover anything from new technology to insight on events in the region – such as hurricanes, red tide, etc...

October 7, 2016

SECOORA, US IOOS and University of South Florida College of Marine Science (USF CMS) hosted two interns over the summer.  Under the mentorship of Dave Easter (US IOOS), Jay Law (USF CMS) and Vembu Subramanian (SECOORA), the undergraduate...

October 7, 2016

To address long-standing gaps on the east coast, SECOORA invested in a regional glider network to gather historically lacking data on shelf circulation and water properties in the South Atlantic Bight.

Four gliders deployed September 2016...

October 7, 2016

Mark your calendars for the SECOORA 2017 Annual Meeting - May 16, 17 and 18, 2017 - in Melbourne, Florida hosted by Florida Institute of Technology. SECOORA will be celebrating our 10- year anniversary of becoming a non-profit. Keep a look...

October 5, 2016

** NEW BLOG: Read posts on Matthew from experts in the Southeast Region **

Hurricane Matthew, a category 3 hurricane at 8 AM ET October 7, moved up the southeast coast, eventually making landfall as...

August 31, 2016

Tropical Depression Eight and Tropical Storm Hermine are dousing the SECOORA region.

Tropical...

August 26, 2016

Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Executive Committee! We are honored to be working with this talented group of individuals. SECOORA...

August 11, 2016

In its updated 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook, NOAA calls for a higher likelihood of a near-normal or above-normal season, and decreases the chance of a below-normal season to only 15 percent, from the initial outlook issued in May. The...

August 10, 2016

Zdenka Willis, the Director of the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS®) Program Office will be retiring in January 2017 after more than a decade directing and guiding the U.S. IOOS Program. NOAA has opened a national search for a...

July 28, 2016

Indian River Lagoon (IRL) is an estuary located along Florida east central coast. It is a hotspot for high biological diversity and recreational activities. Today, nearly 1 million people live and work in the IRL region.

Based on the IRL...

July 21, 2016
Both the House and Senate Appropriations Committee included a $2 million increase in the IOOS Regional line to support filling critical gaps in the nation's only surface current mapping program. This national program uses land-based high-...
July 21, 2016

To address long-standing gaps on the east coast, SECOORA is investing in a regional glider observatory to gather historically lacking data on shelf circulation and water properties in the South Atlantic Bight. The Atlantic gliders will operate in...

July 18, 2016

The Southeast Ocean and Coastal Acidification Network (SOCAN) is seeking a part-time Program Coordinator to help increase the capacity of its network to effectively engage stakeholders. This will  a...

June 23, 2016

The NOAA U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) awarded SECOORA $2.5 million to support the maintenance and expansion of ocean and coastal observing in the southeast.  This will be...

June 15, 2016

We thank everyone who attended the SECOORA 2016 Annual Meeting at North Carolina State University! The three-day...

May 19, 2016

SECOORA is proud to unveil our new Data Portal! Use the tool to explore, download and visualize ocean and...

April 21, 2016

Michael Kovatch, a SECOORA/University of South Florida intern, was accepted by UC San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography to study his PhD in Physical Oceanography.

Under the mentorship of Jay Law of USF, Michael spent the 2015...

April 6, 2016

Marine Technology Society is seeking applications for its Executive Director position.

MTS is looking for a high energy, self-starter to work with a dedicated volunteer leadership committed to significantly growing the organization’s...

April 4, 2016

This marks SECOORA’s third Annual Report in which we highlight how our collective efforts are impacting the southeast region. Click here to download the PDF.

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April 1, 2016

After years of study, University of South Florida College of Marine Science researchers and colleagues have identified reasons why some years are worse than others for the harmful alga bloom (HAB) Karenia brevis, called "red...

March 31, 2016

SECOORA is growing over the summer! IOOS, SECOORA and University of South Florida (USF) are...

March 17, 2016

Ocean enterprise is a critical component of maritime commerce and the blue economy.

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February 16, 2016

Science and restoration programs working in the Gulf of Mexico released a three year calendar of planned funding opportunities. The calendar includes a subset of programs in the Gulf region that have received funding as a consequence of the...

February 16, 2016

SECOORA's latest newsletter is available! Read about our Annual Meeting Registration, SE Coastal Resilience Grant, Update on Cape Canaveral buoys...

February 11, 2016

NOAA Regional Coastal Resilience Grant program awarded $803,713 to the...

February 9, 2016
 
Please register for the SECOORA 2016 Annual Meeting, May 18, 19 and 20, 2016 at the North Carolina State University- Jane S. McKimmon...
February 9, 2016

Reauthorization of the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System (ICOOS) Act of 2009 is moving forward in both the House and the Senate.  

In early December 2015, the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee sent S....

January 29, 2016

The University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Coastal Ocean Research and...

January 27, 2016

The SECOORA Board meeting was held in Charleston, SC December 3-4, 2015.  The two-day meeting primarily focused...

January 22, 2016

January 21, 2016: National Weather Service (NWS) Office of...

January 12, 2016

October 26-28, 2015, partners convened a workshop in St. Petersburg, Florida to advance our understanding of the impacts of climate variability on fisheries resources and management in the large marine ecosystems of the Gulf of Mexico, South...

January 12, 2016

South Carolina, January 11, 2016: From North Carolina to Florida,ocean acidification (OA) impacts in the Southeast US are largely unknown. Ocean acidification is a term that describes the change in the chemistry of ocean waters,...

January 11, 2016

SECOORA and partner Regional Association, CeNCOOS, produced and presented a poster at the Fall 2015 American Geophysical Union Meeting. The poster titled, “Climate Outreach Using Regional Coastal Ocean Observing System Portals,”...

December 16, 2015

Happy Holidays from ‪SECOORA‬! We are so thankful for our stakeholders,...

November 24, 2015

A strong El Niño event has been affecting weather around the globe, and it will continue to do so through Northern Hemisphere winter 2015–2016 according to NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center...

November 10, 2015

Explore SECOORA's...

October 26, 2015

This week, October 26-28, SECOORA is co-hosting the Climate...

October 23, 2015
Update, January 21, 2016: National Weather Service (NWS) Office of Observations has directed National Buoy Data Center...
October 23, 2015

September 2015, IOOS Association (IA) held their Annual Meeting in St. Petersburg, FL at the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute. Directors from all eleven Regional Associations, staff from the US IOOS Program Office and IA Board Members...

October 23, 2015

SECOORA successfully submitted a proposal, titled “Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association (SECOORA): Supporting Resilient Ecosystems, Communities and Economies in response to the...

October 2, 2015

Over the summer, five Land/Ocean Biogeochemical Observatory (LOBO) units have been installed in the Indian River Lagoon and St. Lucie Estuary on...

September 8, 2015

SECOORA Seeks Strategic Planning Services Contractor

The Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association (SECOORA) seeks the services of a professional facilitator and planner to design and...

August 25, 2015

Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Eyes on the Bay monitoring program is searching for a Natural Resources Biologist IV to help manage, analyze, and communicate tidal water...

August 25, 2015

Congratulations to the 2015-2016 SECOORA Executive Committee! We are honored to be working with this talented group of individuals. SECOORA Executive Committee plays an...

June 16, 2015

A new Datawell Waverider Mk III wave monitoring buoy (WMO ID 42098) was deployed on...

June 4, 2015

The SECOORA 2015 Annual Meeting held in Jacksonville Florida was a great success! Entering the last year of the IOOS...

April 16, 2015

Community effort raises $15,000 of $16,000 needed to replace offshore buoy.

“We are almost there,” said Jennifer Dorton, University of North Carolina Wilmington Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program (UNCW CORMP) Program...

April 8, 2015

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March 3, 2015
This report marks SECOORA’s second Annual Report in which we highlight how our collective efforts are impacting the southeast region. As you read the report, please note the...
February 27, 2015
SECOORA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Ocean Acidification Program facilitated the formation of the Southeast Ocean and Coastal Acidification...
February 24, 2015

SECOORA is soliciting contractors with Data Management and Communication Service (DMAC) qualifications who will present a plan and demonstrate the...

February 16, 2015
Thank you for your help! We have raised the funds needed to keep Buoy 41036 on the water. Below is the original call for action.
 
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February 10, 2015

Saturday February 7, 2015, SECOORA was an exhibitor...

January 23, 2015

State public health agencies, in conjunction with local governments, routinely monitor the bacterial water quality of the Southeast’s ocean swimming beaches. These monitoring data are used in support of issuing swimming advisories, with the...

January 22, 2015

SECOORA will be at the 2nd Annual Charleston STEM festival this year! The festival will take place on February 7, 2015 from 10am-3pm at Brittlebank Park in Charleston, SC. The Charleston STEM Festival is a...

January 16, 2015

Congratulations...

January 12, 2015

SECOORA Solicitation for Regional Coastal Ocean Observing System: Rip Currents Forecast Model Validation Project

To access the rip...

December 19, 2014

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December 16, 2014

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December 3, 2014

This year SECOORA showcased their interactive maps during GIS day, November 18, 2014 at University of South Florida St. Petersburg. SECOORA teamed with member organizations, such as FWRI, to educate children in middle and high school about real-...

November 20, 2014

Read SECOORA's...

November 12, 2014

On October 29th, SECOORA joined USF COMPS Systems Engineer, Jeffrey Scudder, and...

November 5, 2014

Nonprofit groups call for network of high frequency radar monitoring stations along the U.S. Gulf and Southeastern Atlantic coasts

Two coastal ocean observing organizations are calling for a major expansion of the high...

October 27, 2014

On October 18, SECOORA participated in the St. Petersburg Science Festival. Since 2011, the festival hosted on the Bayboro Harbor in St. Petersburg, FL has been inspiring children to get excited about...

October 27, 2014

 
Did you know that plastic items like those you probably use every...
October 15, 2014
 
SECOORA Members, Catherine Edwards, University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography (UGA SKIO), and Dr. Ruoying He, ...
October 8, 2014

SECOORA’s new Climatology Tool allows you to view and download historical temperature and salinity data from ...

October 2, 2014

Below is a link to a short 13 question survey that will help SECOORA set priorities for future funding. It should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete.

https://www....

September 17, 2014
Read SECOORA's September 2014 Newsletter. Feature stories include: Partners Host Intern, 2013 Annual Report, Marine Weather Portal, and more!...
September 16, 2014

 

This summer SECOORA partners hosted Pedro Matos-Llavona from the University of...

September 11, 2014
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August 5, 2014
Karenia brevis, the Gulf of Mexico red tide organism, has been detected off the west coast of...
August 4, 2014

It is a rainy day in the Southeast! Bertha, the second hurricane of the season, is not expected to make landfall in our region. Explore our Marine...

July 24, 2014
 
This marks SECOORA’s second Annual Report in which we highlight how our...
July 24, 2014

 

Congratulations to the new SECOORA Executive Committee! 
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July 2, 2014
 
Follow Tropical Storm Arthur's path and more on our Interactive Regional Map or...
June 26, 2014
 
 
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June 18, 2014

Read SECOORA's June 2014 Newsletter. Feature stories include: SECOORA Annual Meeting Summary, HF Radar Project Update, RICE Certification...

June 13, 2014
 
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June 12, 2014
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SECOORA HF Radar Waves Project Update
 
April 10, 2014

Read SECOORA's April 2014 Newsletter. Feature stories include: Glider Deployment, SECOORA Annual Meeting, and more!

March 11, 2014

A glider has been deployed off the Atlantic coast of Florida with the mission to detect hotspots of reef fish activity in and around marine protected areas using funding provided by NOAA’s Southeast Fisheries...

February 14, 2014

The SECOORA Member Updates are available now. Check it out here!

February 14, 2014

Mark your calendars for the May 2014 Annual Meeting, May 13th - 15th. Click here for more information and how to register!

January 21, 2014

Read SECOORA's December 2013 Newsletter. Feature stories include: HFR Project Award Winner, New FWC Buoy, 2014 Annual Meeting Date Announcement,...

November 21, 2013

 

December 2013 SECOORA Board Meeting Agenda and Meeting Material available. Please click here.

November 15, 2013

Member Attendance at December 2013 Board Meeting

The next SECOORA Board meeting is being held December 4th and 5th at the NOAA Coastal Services Center in Charleston, SC.  ...

September 7, 2013

Ruoying He, North Carolina State University (NCSU) and Catherine Edwards, Skidaway Insitute of Oceanography (SKIO), University of Georgia from SECOORA are participating in the...

August 29, 2013

Two Federal Funding Opportunities

 

(1) FY 2014...

August 27, 2013

Marketing Services Contractor: SECOORA seeks a professional contractor to provide strategic planning services. The Marketing Services Contractor will work with the Executive Director, SECOORA staff and Board members to develop an...

August 23, 2013

SECOORA US IOOS Year 3 Descope Proposal

Thank you to all our current US IOOS Principal Investigators, SECOORA Board and EX-COM for their assistance in getting our Year 3 descope proposal submitted on-time. To view and access the proposal...

August 22, 2013

Read SECOORA's August 2013 news letter, including: Feature Story: Ocean Acidification in the...

August 22, 2013

Florida Outreach Visits Summary - Debra Hernandez and Vembu Subramanian

The week of August 5, Debra and Vembu held a series of meetings with SECOORA members...

July 29, 2013
SECOORA's Board elected new officers on July 29, 2013.  Officer terms are for one-year, with the option of re-election for one additional year.
 
Chair - George Maul, Florida Institute of Technology
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July 29, 2013
Mark your calendars for the upcoming SECOORA meetings!
 
SECOORA Board Meeting - December 4th and 5th, 2013 in Charleston, SC
SECOORA Annual Meetings (Board, Members, PI meetings) - May 13th-15th, 2014 in...
June 12, 2013

SECOORA Principal Investigators Nick Shay, University of Miami, Dana Savidge, Skidaway Institute of Oceanography and Ruoying He, North Carolina State University are attending the 2013 Gordon Research Conference on Coastal Ocean Circulation being...

November 5, 2012

A multi-agency effort to study Fall 2012 West Florida Shelf Red Tide outbreak

SECOORA member University of South Florida (USF) College of Marine Science Ocean Circulation Group (OCG...

September 17, 2012

USF Glider Bass was deployed on Sunday, September 16, 2012. This is a GCOOS funded effort and the glider can be monitored via http://ooma.marine.usf.edu/CROW....

April 18, 2012

Read SECOORA's April 16th newsletter including: 

Glider Deployment | PI Articles | SECOORA Annual Meeting -...

April 3, 2012

Read SECOORA's March 30, 2012 newsletter, including:

Marine Weather Portal Moves to SECOORA Web Site | PI News | SECOORA at...

March 22, 2012

Read SECOORA's March 21, 2012 Newsletter, including:

SECOORA @ Ocean Sciences Meeting 2012 | ICOOS Act Reauthorization...

January 11, 2012

Read SECOORA's January 9, 2012 Newsletter, including:

SECOORA Annual Meeting Coming Soon | Farewell and Welcome! | ...

December 20, 2011

View the SECOORA Happy Holidays letter from SECOORA's Executive Director.

December 7, 2011

Read SECOORA's December 5, 2011 Newsletter, including:
 
SECOORA Awarded $2.015 Million from NOAA | Staff News |...

November 22, 2011

Read SECOORA's November 21 newsletter, including meeting updates, EARTH...

October 18, 2011

Read the SECOORA News 10/17/2011 including:

In this issue:  Staff News | Oceans 2012 Conference | Newsletters of...

August 29, 2011

Read SECOORA's August 29, 2011 Newsletter, including:

IOOS Hurricane Irene Resources |...

August 27, 2011

Check out the MARACOOS blog, being updated throughout the storm.

August 4, 2011

SECOORA Welcomes New Member

We would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest member Rick Cole, President of RDSEA International, Inc, a Florida-based oceanographic consulting company founded in 2002.  After twenty...

April 25, 2011

The Gulf Research Initiative has published their request for proposal for the $50 million in funds from BP. Information is available at http://www....

April 25, 2011

Read SECOORA's April 25, 2011 Newsletter, including:

In this issue:  ...

April 4, 2011

Read SECOORA's April 4, 2011 Newsletter, including:

Improved Model Access | Board Election Results...

March 15, 2011

Visit SECOORA's Tsunami Resource Links to find links to West Coast Regional Associations, find classroom activities, visualizations, and resource...

February 15, 2011

SECOORA has funds available to support Product Development efforts in the organization.   It is critical to have a process by which funds are distributed throughout our network in a fair and transparent manner. The most equitable...

January 18, 2011

Read SECOORA's January 18 newsletter, including:

In this issue:...

January 4, 2011

SECOORA recently updated its Interactive Map to increase the usability and access to near real time observation information.  This update includes integration of bathymetry and nautical charts and expanded parameter graphing...

January 3, 2011

Basic Observation Buoy (BOB) III Workshop: A Collaborative Success

The BOB III Workshop, held December 13-14, 2010 at the Jacksonville University Marine Science Research Institute, expanded on the previous workshops by...

December 7, 2010

Read SECOORA's December 6 newsletter, including:

SECOORA Invited to Join SAA Proposal Writing Team | SECOORA Welcomes New...

November 1, 2010

At the South Atlantic Alliance Meeting on Oct. 28, Debra Hernandez provided background information on SECOORA, including our areas of overlapping...

October 19, 2010

Read SECOORA's October 18 News, including: 

SAA Solicitation of Detailed Letters of...

October 13, 2010

The Governors South Atlantic Alliance has just posted a solicitation for Letters of Intent related to the recently released NOAA Federal Funding Opportunity for Coastal and Marine...

September 22, 2010

NOTE:  As of October 5, 2010 this workshop has been cancelled.

SECOORA is a major sponsor of a conference titled "Renewable Ocean Energy & the Marine Environment: Responsible Stewardship for a Sustainable Future...

August 17, 2010

Top stories: Changes to Weekly News, LOI Update, BOB in Action, and event announcements .

Click to read Weekly News...

August 10, 2010

Top stories: SECOORA DMCC Meeting, Articles of Interest, NFRA updates including House Passes HR 3534 CLEAR WITH the Ocean Resources Conservation and Assistance (ORCA) fund and House Sends Letter to Secretary Locke in Support of IOOS Budget...

July 27, 2010

Top stories: SECOORA Seeks Regional Coastal Ocean Observing System Manager, Logistics for SECOORA Fall Board Meeting, Renewable Ocean Energy & the Marine Environment Conference Update.

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July 20, 2010

The Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association (SECOORA), a regional non-profit organization based in Charleston, South Carolina, seeks a professional contractor to serve as Regional Coastal Ocean Observing System (RCOOS) manager....

July 19, 2010

SECOORA has posted our Solicitation for Letters of Intent related to this opportunity on our Web site.  You will also find a...

July 19, 2010

Top stories: IOOS Federal Funding Announcement Released, CLEAR Act Update, Ocean Policy Task Force Report, Funding Announcements Released by CSCOR.

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July 12, 2010

Top stories: SECOORA Chair at Unified Command, IOOS Federal Funding Announcement News, SECOORA Fall Board Meeting, NOAA Next Generation Strategic Plan.

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July 7, 2010

Top stories: Board Conference Call News, Consolidated Land, Energy and Aquatic Resources (CLEAR) Act, NFRA Executive Committee DC Meetings, SECOORA Welcomes New Member: GA Aquarium.

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June 22, 2010

Top stories: Board Conference Call, SECOORA at The Coastal Society , New Sea Grant - South Atlantic Region Oil Spill Site, BP gives $10 million toward Florida research.

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June 15, 2010

We are also pleased to announce the launch of our new and improved website. This website offers many of the same great features as the previous site; however, we have made a more user-friendly layout as well an updated look. Additionally, a new...

June 14, 2010

Top stories: Board Conference Call, SECOORA Committee Memberships, Oil Spill Updates

Click to read Weekly News Update - June 14,...

June 10, 2010

On Wednesday, June 16, SECOORA will be hosting a panel at the 22nd International Conference of The Coastal Society, being held in Wilmington, NC.  The panel is...

June 7, 2010

Top stories: SECOORA Ad Hoc Committee on Oil Spill Response, FY10 RCOOS Awards, SECOORA DMCC Meeting, Nick Shay on National HF Radar Steering Team

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May 24, 2010

Top stories: SECOORA Board and Members Meeting Materials Available, SECOORA at The Coastal Society, Membership Drive for SECOORA

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May 20, 2010

Board members continuing in their current seats for another three-year term: Cliff Merz (Dialytics, Inc.), Jim Nelson (SkIO), Pat Welsh (UNF), Lundie Spence (COSEE SE), Mike Spranger (FL Sea Grant), Roger Pugliese (SAFMC).  Welcome to...

May 17, 2010

Top stories: Another Successful SECOORA Board and Members Meeting, SECOORA 2010 Board election results, Latest Oil Spill Monitoring and Recovery Activities, Department of the Interior Regional Climate Science Centers

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May 9, 2010

Charleston, May 3, 2010 ---  An ongoing oil spill caused by the explosion and sinking of the drilling rig Deepwater Horizon is top news throughout the United States.  SECOORA, the Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing...

May 3, 2010

Top stories: SECOORA Members Aid Ongoing Oil Spill Monitoring and Recovery Activities, SECOORA Board and Member Meeting -- NEXT WEEK, SECOORA DMCC Meeting, June 2-3, 2010, SECOORA Member Institution Selected by NASA for Grant Award

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April 26, 2010

Top stories: SECOORA Forms Thematic Working Groups , SECOORA Board and Member Meeting Tidbits, NOAA, NFRA and other RA news

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April 19, 2010

Top stories: Ocean and Coastal Appropriations Letter for FY2011, Interested in hearing more about the SECOORA Web Re-design?, BOB in the News, SECOORA at the RA Product Developers Workshop, SECOORA DMCC Tiger Team Requests Input

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April 12, 2010

Top stories: URGENT:  Ocean and Coastal Appropriations Letter for FY2011, Seeking Nominations for SECOORA Expert Panel for Proposal Development, SECOORA Board and Member Meeting:  Logistics, SECOORA Co-Sponsors Renewable Ocean Energy...

April 5, 2010

Top stories: More about the SECOORA Board and Members Meeting, SECOORA Election Update, From MACOORA...Google Earth, Visualizations and MACOORA/MARCOOS 

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March 29, 2010

Top stories: Venue Change and Registration for SECOORA Board and Members Meeting, SECOORA Election Update, IOOS Regional Data Management Workshop, Off-shore Wind Energy Development Workshop

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March 15, 2010

Workshop on Offshore Wind Energy Development: Establishing a Policy and Management Framework for South Carolina
Wednesday, March 24th -- 8:30am-4:30pm
SCDNR Marine Resources Research Institute, Fort Johnson – Charleston, SC
This...

March 2, 2010

A public workshop has been scheduled to discuss numeric nutrient criteria for estuaries March 3, 2010, 9:00am-4:00pm at the University of North Florida. This meeting is hosted by the Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Assessment...

February 26, 2010

SECOORA staff attended this meeting February 25-26 in Jekyll Island, GA. Under the Beach Act of 2000, states are required to monitor their beaches for bacteria and to notify the public when potentially harmful levels of bacteria are found....

January 26, 2010

On January 25-26, 2010, SECOORA, MACOORA, and NERACOOS hosted a Regional Water Quality Workshop, in concert with the IOOS office, USGS, EPA, and the National Water Quality Network. The purpose of the workshop was to explore integrated science-...