Month: July 2020

FY2021 Notice of Funding Opportunity

FY2021 Notice of Funding Opportunity On July 21st, NOAA’s Climate Program Office announced that its Fiscal Year 2021 grant competitions are open. This year, the Global Ocean Monitoring and Observing Program is co-funding a competition with the Climate Program Office focused on innovative ocean dataset/product analysis and development for support of the NOAA observing and climate modeling communities. Competition #5: …

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NOAA Research Celebrates World Ocean Day Exploring Ocean Data

NOAA Research Celebrates World Ocean Day Exploring Ocean Data World Ocean Day is celebrated every year on June 8th. This year, NOAA Research is celebrating all month long and highlighting ocean observing and monitoring tools on social media during the week of June 8th. Follow along with the hashtags #WorldOceanMonth or #30DaysofOcean on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter …

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Global Drifter Program partners with the National Data Buoy Center to support US Navy-funded Deployments

Global Drifter Program partners with the National Data Buoy Center to support US Navy-funded Deployments For many years, the Global Drifter Program’s (GDP) drifter operations center at NOAA/AOML has partnered with the National Weather Service’s National Data Buoy Center (NDBC) to coordinate drifter deployments during TAO and DART operations. These deployments help the operation center maintain a distributed global array …

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CCE-1 Moored Buoy Rescued Days After Breaking From Anchor

CCE-1 Moored Buoy Rescued Days After Breaking From Anchor On June 6, it was discovered that the GOMO and OAP co-funded California Current Ecosystem (CCE-1) surface mooring broke away from its anchor. This mooring is typically recovered and redeployed annually, but due to COVID-19 setbacks, it had exceeded its one year station. The mooring is normally located in …

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