SeaBASS 2018 – A Marine Bioacoustic Summer School Program

2018-01-19T17:38:29+00:00 January 19, 2018|

The goal of SeaBASS is to provide the opportunity for graduate students interested in pursuing careers in marine bioacoustics to develop a strong foundation of both marine animal biology and acoustics, foster technical communication across disciplines, and develop professional relationships within the field. SeaBASS gives students an opportunity to learn from experts who will [...]

OceansOnline Is Now Accepting Abstracts

2018-01-16T12:28:34+00:00 January 16, 2018|

OceansOnline is now accepting abstracts! OceansOnline is an optional one-day add-on to the International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC5).This year’s IMCC (including OceansOnline) will take place in Kuching, Malaysia. IMCC5 is June 22-29th, 2018 with OceansOnline on the 2018. OceansOnline focuses on using online tools for marine science and conservation, including advocacy, public education, research, [...]

Inviting Study Ideas For FY 2019, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) (Feb. 5)

2018-01-16T12:23:57+00:00 January 16, 2018|

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is responsible for ensuring that the effects on the natural and human environment are taken into consideration during the leasing and development of oil, natural gas, renewable energy and marine mineral resources on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). To help inform management decisions affecting the OCS, BOEM [...]

From The Federal Register, Request For Comments: Notice of Availability of the 2019-2024 Draft Proposed Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program and Notice of Intent To Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement

2018-01-16T11:51:29+00:00 January 16, 2018|

AGENCY: Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), Interior. ACTION: Notice; request for comments. SUMMARY: BOEM is announcing the availability of, and requests comments on, the Draft Proposed Program (DPP) for the 2019-2024 Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program (2019-2024 Program or Program). BOEM is also announcing its decision to prepare a Programmatic [...]

From The Federal Register, Request for Nominations: Invasive Species Advisory Committee (Feb. 26)

2018-01-05T10:52:16+00:00 January 5, 2018|

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, Interior. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of the Interior, on behalf of the interdepartmental National Invasive Species Council (NISC), proposes to appoint new members to the Invasive Species Advisory Committee (ISAC). The Secretary of the Interior, acting as administrative lead, is requesting nominations for qualified persons to serve [...]

Request For Nominations, Golden Goose Award (Jan. 31)

2017-12-29T12:30:28+00:00 December 29, 2017|

NOMINATION CRITERIA AND INSTRUCTIONS For consideration for the 2018 Award, please submit by January 31, 2018. THE AWARD PURPOSE The purpose of the Golden Goose Award is to demonstrate the human and/or economic benefits of federally funded scientific research. It is also intended to demonstrate that scientific outcomes build upon each other and that [...]

Request For Abstracts, Ocean Obs 2019 (Mar. 15)

2017-12-29T12:22:30+00:00 December 29, 2017|

The organizers of OceanObs’19 are soliciting abstracts of Community White Papers describing aspirations for the coming decade from all interested groups. The Community White Papers should promote international collaboration and large-scale sustained ocean observing efforts, and address one or ideally more of the seven (anticipated) themes (Discovery, Ecosystem Health & Biodiversity, Climate Variability & [...]

From The Federal Register, Request For Comment: Vessel and Aircraft Discharges From United States Coast Guard Activities in Greater Farallones and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries (Jan. 16)

2017-12-15T16:44:36+00:00 December 15, 2017|

AGENCY: Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS), National Ocean Service (NOS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce (DOC). ACTION: Proposed rule. SUMMARY: With this proposed rule, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) considers allowing the United States Coast Guard (USCG or Coast Guard) to carry out certain otherwise prohibited activities [...]

Independent Science Review, Gulf Of Mexico Ecosystem Restoration Council

2017-10-16T13:54:33+00:00 October 16, 2017|

The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council invites you to engage in the independent science review of Gulf of Mexico ecosystem restoration projects and programs being considered for funding by the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council (the Council) that was created as part of the Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast [...]

New Online Course – Science Diplomacy: An introduction, AAAS

2017-08-24T16:42:40+00:00 August 24, 2017|

American Association for the Advancement of Science launched the first-ever online course dedicated to science diplomacy August 21, 2017! Join Dr. Marga Gual Soler and Dr. Tom Wang of the Center for Science Diplomacy as they trace the evolution and history of science diplomacy and its various frameworks - including a number of exciting case studies [...]

Free Student Membership To The Oceanography Society

2017-04-18T12:18:54+00:00 September 19, 2016|

TOS Student Membership Is Now Free! Nurturing the next generation of scientists is crucially important to the future of oceanography. To support this need, the leadership of The Oceanography Society (TOS) has made membership in The Oceanography Society available free for students enrolled at the graduate or undergraduate level in an oceanography or ocean-related program. For more information: