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NOAA’s 2018 Budget Keeps Critical Ocean Programs Afloat

Late last week, after a cliffhanger episode of will-he-veto-the-budget-and-close-the-federal-government, President

Trump’s Budget Leaves States Holding the Bag

White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney has called the Trump administration’s fiscal year 2019 budget a “messaging document.” So what message should we take from cuts to our nation’s oc

Not in Our Atlantic: Our Ocean Economy Is Too Important

It’s been an action-packed two weeks since the Trump administration released its polluters-first program to drill for oil and gas offshore the United States.

The National Ocean Policy in Reality, Not Rhetoric

A Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation committee recently held an oversight hearing on the National Ocean Policy, sometimes known b