Latest News for: Marine resources

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An Australian destroyer arrived in San Diego with 2 dead endangered whales stuck to its hull

Democratic Underground 13 May 2021
"The Navy takes marine mammal safety seriously and is disheartened this incident occurred," a statement from the Australian navy said. The Australian and US navies -- along with the US NOAA Fisheries, which oversees marine resources -- were investigating, the statement said ... .
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Quilts of Valor ceremony in Kilgore shows support for area veterans

Longview News-Journal 13 May 2021
Marine Corps; Todd Clifton, U.S ... Clark achieved the rank of sergeant in the Marines, serving from 1973 to 1979 in a detachment aboard the USS Constellation, an aircraft carrier ... He still serves veterans in the Texas Workforce Commission as a veterans resource specialist.
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Ghost Fish: After 420 Million Years in the Deeps, Modern Gillnets from Shark Fin Trade ...

GlobalResearch 13 May 2021
“When we looked into this further, we were astounded even though there has been no proactive process in Madagascar to monitor or conserve coelacanths,” says Cooke, who is based at the Antananarivo-based marine resources consultancy Resolve sarl, adding that that well over 100 coelacanths may have been caught off the island in recent decades.
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Conservation groups say Kennebec dams’ owner is violating endangered species law

Bangor Daily News 13 May 2021
But Brookfield sued the state over the rules and the Maine Department of Marine Resources dropped the plan in April, admitting it had no authority to make the changes under state law ... The Conservation Law Foundation, Maine Rivers and the Natural Resources Council of Maine told ...
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Parma Area Chamber of Commerce and West Creek Conservancy present weather webinar

Cleveland 13 May 2021
PARMA, Ohio -- Living in Northeast Ohio means you just accept the weather will be unpredictable ... President of LakeErieWX Marine Weather, Thornton said he’ll be discussing tips for finding and interpreting a variety of weather forecasting resources, National Weather Service terminology, marine forecasts, Doppler weather radar and thunderstorms ... .
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Support our local native plant nurseries

Atlantic City 13 May 2021
By Steve Fiedler For the Current ... Such a vendor is Joe Russell of Summersweet Native Plants ... He holds degrees in marine biology and natural resources, and has training in landscape design, plant propagation, plant identification, as well as control and eradication measures for invasive plants.�Russell has studied at the renowned Mt ... .
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Tiny insect battles big enemy in alligator weed which threatens area lakes and rivers

Gaston Gazette 13 May 2021
Alligator weed won't eat chickens, cats, or small dogs, but it can put a hurting on Gaston County lakes and rivers. Think about it as kudzu on the water - just as prolific in its growth and just as difficult to contain ... Hence, that solution is illegal ... Wildlife Resources Commission, the Lake Wylie Marine Commission, and the N.C ... About that boat ride. ... .
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IEC Telecom has Become an Official Iridium� GMDSS Provider

The Maritime Executive 12 May 2021
Crews on these types of vessels often have access to fewer resources than other professional mariners and are therefore exposed to a greater risk, particularly if sailing in deep waters ... “We are proud that more mariners now have the opportunity to adopt this lifesaving service with the support of IEC Telecom.” ....
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Maine’s Mid-Century Moment: Kosti Ruohomaa’s Beloved Maine at the Penobscot Marine Museum

Bangor Daily News 12 May 2021
The University of Maine at Augusta in partnership with the Penobscot Marine Museum, will present Kosti Ruohomaa’s Beloved Maine with speakers Deanna Bonner-Ganter, author of “Kosti Ruohomaa. The Photographer Poet,” and Kevin Johnson, Penobscot Marine Museum photo archivist, who will delve into the life and work of this iconic Maine photographer.
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An Australian destroyer arrived in California with 2 dead endangered whales stuck to its hull

The Press Enterprise 12 May 2021
By Brad Lendon . CNN ... “The Navy takes marine mammal safety seriously and is disheartened this incident occurred,” a statement from the Australian navy said. The Australian and US navies — along with the US federal NOAA Fisheries, which oversees marine resources — were investigating the incident, the statement said ... .
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Ship speed limit sought to protect endangered whales in Gulf

Traverse City Record-Eagle 12 May 2021
“One of the rarest, most endangered whales on the planet is in our backyard, and we have a responsibility to save it,” said Michael Jasny, director of the Marine Mammal Protection Project at the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the groups ... on the Marine Insight website.
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UK’s deep-sea mining permits could be unlawful – Greenpeace

The Guardian 12 May 2021
... even be unlawful, according to Greenpeace and Blue Marine Foundation, a conservation charity.
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Natural gas terminal plans in Oregon on pause

Hastings Tribune 12 May 2021
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — A major West Coast liquified natural gas pipeline and export terminal is officially on pause after state reversals of two of its dredging permits last week ... Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service on Jordan Cove’s behalf “to conserve the resources of the Commission and other operating agencies.” ... .
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Jordan Cove pipeline project on pause

Herald and News 12 May 2021
The letter also requested that FERC withdraw its consultation requests with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service on Jordan Cove’s behalf “to conserve the resources of the Commission and other operating agencies.” That process will have to be restarted if the company decides to resume the project in the future ... ....
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Masinloc-Oyon bay passes water quality parameters

Sun Star 11 May 2021
He said information, education, and communication (IEC) programs were also intensified to increase public awareness on the importance of marine resources and at the same time solicit community support for the protection of coastal ecosystems.
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