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NOAA and Partners Invest in an Innovative New Stewardship Program for Washington's Commencement Bay

Last week, NOAA and partners awarded $4.9 million to EarthCorps for long-term stewardship of restoration sites in Commencement Bay near Tacoma, Washington. The Commencement Bay Stewardship Collaborative is part of a larger investment that will conserve habitat for fish and wildlife and give local urban communities access to the shoreline. 343 more words

NOAA

Climate: U.S. sees coldest winter since 1985

In March, record cold readings outnumbered record highs by five to one

Staff Report

FRISCO — Federal climate experts this week confirmed what a lot of people already knew instinctively — a long, cold winter stretched well into March in many parts of the country, with the average monthly temperature for the month coming in at 1 degree Fahrenheit below the 20th century average. 301 more words

Climate And Weather

Freezing Temperatures Impact U.S. Deep South to Mid-Atlantic

EXTREME WEATHER & CLIMATIC EVENTS
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Temperatures fall as much as 20 degrees below normal over Northern Plains

A powerful cold front has brought freezing temperatures to the central and eastern U.S. 51 more words

Significant Events

Watch Live: Scientists Explore a Mysterious Deep Sea World

This month, you can fly along the Gulf of Mexico seafloor and explore a strange ecosystem fueled by chemicals instead of sunlight, all from your… 103 more words

Ocean

Marine Debris: At the source

By: Asma Mahdi

Have you ever seen a helium balloon released into the sky or dropped a candy wrapper on the sidewalk? These items may have become marine debris. 70 more words

Marine Debris

USA NOAA March 2014 - 43rd Coldest - Colder Than 1898,1900,1901,1902,1903,1904,1905,1907 ...

According to the NOAA March 2014 was 43rd coldest out of 120 March’s.

That is the 2nd March in a row colder than the 1901-2000 average. 12 more words

Mockery

Another Round of Extra Terrestrial Weather Hits U.S.

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Severe thunderstorms forecast for parts of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia

Unseasonably cold across the central and eastern U.S. 87 more words

Global Disaster Watch