Satellite Mapping Image from NOAA's Ocean Service

What is Hydrography? And Why is it So Important?

6/7/2021 by US Harbors

By NOAA’s Office of Coastal Survey Hydrography is the science that measures and describes the physical features of the navigable portion of the Earth’s surface and adjoining coastal areas. Hydrographic surveyors study these bodies of water to see what the “floor” looks like. Under the Department of Commerce, NOAA and… SEE MORE

You Can Now Go Kayaking for Free at Brooklyn Bridge Park

6/4/2021 by US Harbors

By Anna Rahmanan. The city’s coming back in all of its glory, as new exciting things to do are popping up across all boroughs each day. Today’s announcement: free kayaking sessions at the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse. Now through the end of August, folks can grab a kayak on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays and… SEE MORE