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Monsoon likely to be normal for third consecutive year: Skymet Weather

Hindustan Times 13 Apr 2021
Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) is neutral and is oscillating lightly on either side of zero line ... El Niño and the Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is a periodic fluctuation in sea surface temperature and the air pressure of the overlying atmosphere across the equatorial Pacific Ocean according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
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NFL Green teaming up with Greater Cleveland Aquarium for “100 Yards of Hope” World Premiere

Cleveland 13 Apr 2021
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Coral Reef Conservation Program funded the documentary to help bring awareness about the threat to coral reefs ... Coral reefs play an important role in ocean health.
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Methane Emissions Spiked in 2020. Scientists Fear Feedback Loops

Resilience 13 Apr 2021
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said that global methane concentrations shot up by 14.67 parts per billion (ppb) in 2020, the largest annual increase ever recorded, and a sharp increase from the 9.74 ppb rise in 2019 ... Globally averaged, monthly mean atmospheric methane abundance.
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Rare whales spotted off Boston; caution urged

San Francisco Chronicle 13 Apr 2021
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said it is asking mariners to route around the area or transit through it at 10 knots or ...
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Rare right whales spotted off Boston

Bangor Daily News 13 Apr 2021
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said it is asking mariners to route around the area or transit through it at 10 knots or less ...
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Steep decline in giant sea turtles seen off US West Coast

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 13 Apr 2021
... Ocean to the cold water off the U.S ... This animal is actually pushing water all the way across the Pacific Ocean," said Scott Benson, an ecologist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's fisheries service in Monterey, who has studied the turtles for decades.
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Lake Nighthorse release answers questions about how water will move downstream

The Journal 13 Apr 2021
A total of 410 acre-feet were released ... Ashley Nielson, a hydrologist at the Colorado Basin River Forecast Center, which is a member of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, said the center’s forecast area includes the Colorado River Basin above and below Lake Powell and the Eastern Great Basin in Utah ... [emailprotected] .
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'We've come a long way': Oconee County communities still healing one year after tornadoes

Spartanburg Herald-Journal 13 Apr 2021
And as the weather warms -- caused by carbon gas emissions released by humans -- the atmosphere becomes more volatile, which can lead to more severe events like tornadoes, hurricanes and flooding, according to Frank Alsheimer, a climatologist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in Columbia.
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Four gray whales wash up dead near San Francisco

People's World 13 Apr 2021
More whales than usual have been washing up dead since 2019, and the West Coast gray whale population continues to suffer from an�unusual mortality event,�defined by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as “a stranding that is unexpected; involves a ...
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Woman sentenced to probation for unlawful sale of pangolin scales to undercover officer at SE Portland store

The Oregonian 13 Apr 2021
Personnel at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Fish and Wildlife Forensics Laboratory later confirmed the scales had been taken from a pangolin, a species of scaled anteater-like mammals endemic to Asia and sub-Saharan Africa ... Assistant U.S ... U.S ... The U.S ... Postal Inspection Service, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the U.S ... .
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600 manatee deaths in Florida raise concerns over sustainable habitat

The Hill 13 Apr 2021
As manatee deaths and rescues continued to spike, wildlife managers dug into the reasoning behind the unusual mortalities, and a federal investigation was triggered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) at the end of March, with more money and resources ...
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Kalamazoo River restoration projects to use $27M in PCB settlements

Michigan Live 13 Apr 2021
The draft plans were announced Monday, April 12. A public comment period runs until May 14 and an online public meeting will be April 29 at 6 p.m ... Fish & Wildlife Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) ... Under U.S ... Environmental Protection Agency’s Superfund roster of the nation’s most contaminated sites ... .
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Ghost forests are creeping along NC’s coast

Hickory Record 12 Apr 2021
Since about the same time, global sea level has risen about 8 to 9 inches, “with about a third of that coming in just the last two and a half decades,” according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ... The study is not the first to discover how sea level rise creates ghost forests along the nation’s coasts.
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IAMPE Congratulates its Newest Executive Management Program Graduates

The Maritime Executive 12 Apr 2021
Department of Transportation, U.S. Maritime Administration, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration as well as military personnel from the United States and Canada. IAMPE alumni also include port professionals from the Transportation General Administration of Saudi America, as well as Canadian regulatory and law enforcement personnel ... ....
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