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NOAA and Partners Restore More Than 2,000 Acres of Wetlands in Texas

More than 2,500 acres of coastal wetlands have been restored and enhanced in Port Arthur, Texas, as a result of a cooperative agreement between NOAA and its federal and state natural resource trustee partners.

NOAA: U.S. Temperature and Precipitation Near-Average for June

The June 2009 temperature and precipitation for the contiguous United States were near the long-term average, based on records going back to 1895, according to an analysis by NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, N.C.

NOAA and University of California Sign Ground Lease for New Fisheries Science Center

NOAA and the University of California have signed a 55 year ground lease clearing the way for construction next year of a new federal laboratory and office center at the University of California, San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography campus in La Jolla. 

NOAA Reports Bay’s Crab Population Rebounds but Juvenile Numbers Remain Low

While the overall crab population in the Chesapeake Bay rebounded significantly last year, the number of juvenile crabs remained well below the historical average, according to a report published by the NOAA-chaired Fisheries Steering Committee.

NOAA Imposes Fine and Penalty for False Reporting in Alaska Fishery

A hired master, vessel owners and permit holders of the Alaskan fishing vessel Trident have agreed to pay more than $18,000 in penalties and $241,000 worth of sanctions for falsely reporting areas fished by the vessel on five trips during 2006 and 2007.

The Times newspaper interviews Tyndall's Director of Research

Tyndall - Mon, 03/23/2009 - 12:06
The interview coincides with this week's Science Summit in Copenhagen that it is hoped will send sound science to the policy makers that will be negotiating the UN climate change treaty in December

Environment, Health and Development linked

Tyndall - Tue, 02/03/2009 - 12:47
Roger Few at the University of East Anglia is leading a new network focussing on the interconnections between environment and human health in the context of poverty and development faced by poorer or more marginalized regions and communities around the world

The climate change implications of Heathrow's third runway

Tyndall - Fri, 01/23/2009 - 11:24
"It is difficult to underestimate the impact this single decision will have not only on the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions, but also in undermining the UK’s hard-earned credibility as a nation at the vanguard of the international climate change agenda. If aviation emissions in 2050 will be no more than they were 2005 (as announced today by the Transport Secretary) then by 2050 the aviation sector will consume all of the UK’s permitted carbon budget" says Professor Kevin Anderson

Tyndall at the Poznan UN climate change meeting

Tyndall - Tue, 12/09/2008 - 14:00
Partner Universities, Sussex, Oxford, Cambridge, East Anglia and the EU ADAM project are participating in the climate change meeting in Poland 1-12 December.
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