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Living near oil, gas wells increases air pollution exposure and worsens negative health outcomes: Study

Hindustan Times 18 Oct 2021
They developed an econometric model incorporating over a million daily observations from 314 air monitors in combination with global wind direction information from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to determine if the pollutants were coming from the wells.
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Judge blocks lobster fishing closure off coast of Maine

San Francisco Chronicle 17 Oct 2021
U.S. District Judge Lance Walker in Maine granted the order on Saturday ... The complaint named as defendants the Secretary of the United States Department of Commerce, and the Assistant Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the National Marine Fisheries Service ... .
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New high-tech buoy coming to Buzzards Bay

Gloucester Times 17 Oct 2021
BOSTON (AP) — A high-tech buoy designed to enhance maritime safety is being installed in Buzzards Bay, state environmental officials said ... The buoy is a joint project involving the state, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems ... .
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Nearly 60 years after it disappeared, storied U.S. ship found in Atlantic

Democratic Underground 17 Oct 2021
... conclusion that they are “reasonably certain” that the wreck is indeed the Bear, officials of the Coast Guard and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said at a waterfront news conference in Boston.
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Portland metro Sunday weather: Rain, cool temps are back; rest of week promises more of same

The Oregonian 17 Oct 2021
... Fahrenheit, the National Weather Service says ... 2021-22′s winter will feature another La Nina climate pattern, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration confirmed on Thursday.
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Federal judge blocks partial closure of lobstering waters off the Maine coast

Bangor Daily News 17 Oct 2021
There are less than 400 of the whales left, but the lobstering industry, Maine Gov ... District Court judge Lance Walker sided with them on Saturday, ruling that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration had not proven that “right whales actually congregate in or pass through” the affected area enough to call it a “hotspot” for the species.
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Meteorologists think 2021 hurricane season will wrap up without a bang

Finger Lakes Times 17 Oct 2021
August’s revised projection from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration was 15 to 21 named storms, seven to 10 hurricanes, and three to five major hurricanes ... “You’re starting to see the pattern, the pattern that the air is a little cooler,” said Nick Shay, ocean ...
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La Niña has returned. Will this bring more snow to N.J. this winter?

NJ dot com 17 Oct 2021
The re-emergence of La Niña — which is being referred to as a “double dip” by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration because of its arrival in back-to-back years — was triggered by cooler than average temperatures in the central Pacific Ocean.
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US Coast Guard designates cargo vessel as ‘party of interest’ in Southern California oil spill

Eagle-Tribune 17 Oct 2021
LOS ANGELES — Investigators from the U.S ... Braden Rostad, chief of investigations for Los Angeles-Long Beach, determined that the MSC DANIT, a large container ship, was involved in a Jan ... An oil sheen was first spotted that evening by a vessel 4 1/2 miles off Huntington Beach and then detected by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ... .
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Historic U.S. ship found

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 17 Oct 2021
But it was only in August that a team of experts looking at the evidence came to the conclusion that they are "reasonably certain" that the wreck is indeed the Bear, officials of the Coast Guard and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said at a waterfront news conference in Boston.
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Q&A: La Nina's back and it's not good for parts of dry West

Niagara Gazette 17 Oct 2021
For the second straight year, the world heads into a new La Nina weather event. This would tend to dry out parts of an already parched and fiery American West and boost an already busy Atlantic hurricane season ... National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced a new cooling of the Pacific is underway ... agriculture ... Wanda ... .
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Coast Guard: Wreck found in Atlantic is storied cutter Bear

Gloucester Times 17 Oct 2021
But it was only in August that a team of experts looking at the evidence came to the conclusion that they are “reasonably certain” that the wreck is indeed the Bear, officials of the Coast Guard and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said at a waterfront news conference in Boston.
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Above-average rainfall predicted

West Hawaii Today 17 Oct 2021
Kodama said the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center — which declared the La Nina conditions on Thursday — is “expecting it to persist into spring of 2022.”.
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'Bear': Wreck of legendary Coast Guard ship identified 6 decades later

The Jerusalem Post 17 Oct 2021
Known as the US Revenue Cutter (USRC) Bear, the ship has been missing since 1963. But prior to its disappearance, it had seen nearly eight decades of use, all the while being a ship made of wood.  ... (credit ... Two years later, the Coast Guard and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) got to work investigating the wreck ... .
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Oil politics animate California congressional race

News-Press Now 17 Oct 2021
Steel sent a letter to officials at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and US Coast Guard on Thursday asking them to re-examine and survey the nautical charts near all pipelines linked to offshore oil platforms near the Orange County coast, calling it an "emergency mapping issue" that could prevent another disaster.
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