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Online - Fire Safety in the Marina and Boatyard Presented by AMI

December 7 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Fire Safety in the Marina and Boatyard December 7, 2021, Noon – 1:00 PM EST Kimberly Finley, SVP Marine Facilities Industry Practice Leader at CHUBB Insurance, joins AMI to discuss Fire Safety in the Marina and Boatyard SEE MORE

Alabama Trustees to Hold Annual Public Meeting Video Presentation

December 9

The Alabama Trustee Implementation Group for the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill will hold its 2021 annual public meeting on December 9, 2021 via an online video presentation. The presentation will include updates on the Alabama Trustee Implementation Group’s ongoing work implementing restoration projects. The video presentation will be available online on the State of Alabama’s Coastal… SEE MORE

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Science Report: US Should Make Less Plastic to Save Oceans

12/5/2021 by US Harbors

By Seth Borenstein. America needs to rethink and reduce the way it generates plastics because so much of the material is littering the oceans and other waters, the National Academy of Sciences says in a new report. The United States, the world’s top plastics waste producer, generates more than 46… SEE MORE

World’s First Methanol-Fueled Towboat To Launch In 2023

12/3/2021 by US Harbors

By gCaptain. Maritime Partners in cooperation with Elliott Bay Design Group,  e1 Marine, and ABB, today announces that the M/V Hydrogen One, the world’s first methanol-fueled towboat, will join Maritime Partners’ fleet and become available for charter in 2023 to meet the pressing demand for sustainable towboat operations. Decarbonizing the towboat… SEE MORE

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FY22 NOAA Small Business Innovation Research Funding Opportunity Now Open

12/3/2021 by US Harbors

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has issued its Fiscal Year (FY) 22 Phase I Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. NOAA Phase I SBIR awards provide up to $150,000 with up to a six (6) month period of performance for conducting feasibility and proof… SEE MORE

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Gear Recycling Reaches Milestone in Commercial Fishing Communities

12/1/2021 by US Harbors

By Laine Welch. More than a million pounds of old fishing nets and lines from Alaska have made it to recycling markets so far, where they are remade into plastic pellets and fibers. The milestone was reached with a recent haul of nets from Dutch Harbor, and more are already… SEE MORE