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Events & Things to Do in Upper Puget Sound, WA, Washington Filter

Seattle Boat Show

Seattle, WA February 4 - February 12

We are committed to providing the cleanest, healthiest environment possible for all of our guests and operate under the Lumen Field Health & Safety Plan at both locations of the show. Please head here for up to date information on COVID-19 protocol, including the vaccine policy & mask mandate. SEE MORE

Mariner's Weather Hazards Workshop - ONLINE

Miami Beach, FL March 15 - March 17

Key decision makers from maritime industries are invited to attend a 3-day virtual workshop which will highlight the uncertainty that goes into our forecasts and unveil upcoming new products and services. There will be plenty of opportunity for direct feedback and open discussion. There will also be breakout sessions where… SEE MORE

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US Wins New Conservation Measures for Pacific Tuna

1/18/2022 by Editor

Tropical tuna in the eastern Pacific Ocean gained renewed protections and science-based catch levels under resolutions advocated by the United States. They were adopted by the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission at its virtual meeting in October. The IATTC also established a framework for foreign fishing vessels to face spot inspections when they… SEE MORE

Bridge Proposed Along Section of Slumping Alaska Park Road

1/18/2022 by Editor

By Becky Bohrer. JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A federal agency is proposing a large steel bridge along a section of the only road that runs through a premier national park in Alaska — a stretch that officials say has been rapidly slumping amid changes in the climate. About half the… SEE MORE

https://www.noaa.gov/media-release/us-winter-outlook-cooler-north-warmer-south-with-ongoing-la-nina

Winter Storm Whipping Northeast US with Snow, Thunderstorms

1/17/2022 by Editor

By Julie Walker. NEW YORK (AP) — A dangerous winter storm brought significant snowfall, strong thunderstorms and blustery winds to the northeastern U.S. on a holiday Monday. A foot (30 centimeters) or more of snow fell in parts of New York state, Ohio and Pennsylvania Sunday night through Monday morning,… SEE MORE

https://coralreef.noaa.gov/aboutcrcp/news/featuredstories/feb15/coraletiquette.html

Researchers Develop Automated Method to Identify Fish Calls Underwater

1/17/2022 by Editor

An Oregon State University research team and collaborators have developed an automated method that can accurately identify calls from a family of fishes. The method takes advantage of data collected by underwater microphones known as hydrophones and provides an efficient and inexpensive way to understand changes in the marine environment… SEE MORE