Category Archives: News

S-NPP/VIIRS instrument in safe-mode

S-NPP/VIIRS instrument in safe-mode

Monday, August 01, 2022 - 12:00am

Alert: CHARM is currently down while SNPP spacecraft instrument is in safe-mode. Unfortunately, data missed during this period will not be recoverable. We will inform you when the C-HARM model is collecting data again. Click the link to learn more.    https://coastwatch.noaa.gov/cw/node/295.html

Infrastructure Law to fund National observing priorities

Infrastructure Law to fund National observing priorities

Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 12:00am

The original post is available on the IOOS website available here. This month, U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina M. Raimondo announced funding opportunities from NOAA’s $2.96 billion in Bipartisan Infrastructure Law funds to address the climate crisis and strengthen coastal resilience and infrastructure. Over the next five years, NOAA’s targeted investments in the areas of habitat restoration, coastal […]

New from OSTP: Earth System Predictability Research and Development Strategic Framework and Roadmap

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 12:00am

The Earth System Predictability Research and Development Strategic Framework and Roadmap was recently released by the National Science Technology Panel’s Fast Track Action Committee on Earth System Predictability Research and Development. This framework was developed in response to the memorandum, “Fiscal Year 2021 Administration Research and Development Budget Priorities,” which directed Departments and Agencies to prioritize […]

AltaSea Webinar

Thursday, November 05, 2020 - 12:00am

Check out this upcoming webinar on November 13:   FROM THE BAY TO THE BORDER: THREE OF THE TOP SCIENTISTS IN CA TALK OCEAN INNOVATION AND CLIMATE CHANGE   https://altasea-project-blue.org/webinars/

Earth Observations for Tuna Fisheries Management Workshop Series

Thursday, November 05, 2020 - 12:00am

Check out the Earth Observations for Tuna Fisheries Management Workshop Series!   https://geoblueplanet.org/eo-for-tuna/

CDFW Works with Commercial Dungeness Crab Industry and Environmental Community to Implement New Regulations to Protect Whales from Entanglement

Thursday, November 05, 2020 - 12:00am

To read more, visit: https://cdfgnews.wordpress.com/2020/11/04/cdfw-works-with-commercial-dungeness-crab-industry-and-environmental-community-to-implement-new-regulations-to-protect-whales-from-entanglement/

2020 King Tides

Wednesday, November 04, 2020 - 12:00am

King Tides are predicted in California on November 15-16 and December 13-15. A project, run by the California Coastal Commission, is seeking photos of coastal flooding:   The California King Tides Project helps us visualize future sea level by observing the highest high tides of today. Explore a map of photos taken during recent King Tides seasons. You […]

July-October Newsletter now available

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 12:00am

The SCCOOS July-October newsletter is now published!   https://sccoos.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/2020_Jul-Oct.pdf

New marine HAB related illness tracking webpage

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 12:00am

The HAB-related illness workgroup has developed a new webpage for marine HAB-related illness tracking work (https://oehha.ca.gov/fish/general-info/marine-harmful-algal-bloom-hab-related-illness-tracking).

Do SoCal’s Recent Red Tides Have Harmful Health Effects?

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 12:00am

Watch Spectrum News 1 report on SCCOOS, Surfrider Foundation, and researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography collaboration on an effort to collect community anecdotal information on potential respiratory symptoms experienced after being exposed to the recent red tide event. Click here to watch and read the full interview by Jo Kown, Spectrum News.    […]