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Tsunami comms test tomorrow morning

...sounds over the airwaves in Alaska.It's just a test.NOAA's National Weather Service, the Alaska Division of Homeland...cities, including Anchorage, Valdez and Seward.Visit NOAA's National Tsunami Warning Center website at http://ntwc...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...hardest in Southeast is Kruzof Island, near Sitka. Warren Island, near Prince of Wales, also earned a "red" coding on NOAA's data map; so did a small areas of Chichagof. Parts of Yakobi Island and some other places are color-coded orange...
Forecasters: 'Winter is over'

...the snowpack in a record year here: See NOAA's 2014 summary here:
NOAA: Be on look-out for entangled whale near Juneau

Members of NOAA's Marine Mammal Stranding Network are asking...near the southeast tip of Shelter Island. NOAA's Office of Law Enforcement, NOAA scientists...the whale, and to report sightings to NOAA's Marine Mammal Stranding hotline at 877-925-7773...
Designs now being accepted for Smart Gear Competition

JUNEAU - NOAA's Fisheries Service has awarded a $364,000 grant to the World Wildlife...groups, fishermen and the scientific community," said James Balsiger, NOAA's acting assistant administrator for fisheries. "All parties involved...
NOAA to hold forums in Southeast about 2011 halibut regulations

Officers from NOAA's Office of Law Enforcement will hold public outreach meetings in several Southeast Alaska communities next month to discuss 2011...
Mariners help whales out of tangles

Capt. Greg Brown of the Weather Permitting went to NOAA's whale disentanglement training last year, but this 30-foot...reported in Southeast Alaska, said Lyman, who works for the NOAA's Fisheries Service. Entanglement can be trouble for marine...
Fireside Chat to feature the ocean's trash

Peter Murphy, Alaska Coordinator for NOAA's Marine Debris Program, will talk about finding and cleaning up trash in the ocean at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center's...
Murkowski questions cuts to NOAA

...release, Murkowski states that the considered cuts to NOAA's budget may affect state fisher stock assessments and diminish...billion to the Alaskan economy." Murkowski also raised NOAA's Marine Spatial Planning program, which prioritized in...
35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska

...village 300 miles southwest of Barrow and 700 miles northwest of Anchorage.The enormous gathering was spotted during NOAA's annual arctic marine mammal aerial survey, spokeswoman Julie Speegle said by email. The survey is conducted with the...


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