September 11, 2023
The 392-acre marsh off Calcasieu Lake is made possible by funds from a 2006 oil spill case.
NOAA is collaborating with federal and state partners on a large-scale marsh creation project.. Construction is now underway to build a nearly 400-acre tract of new marsh in Long Point Bayou in western Louisiana.
SOURCE: NOAA FishNews.
NOAA Ocean Podcast: Episode 68
In this episode, we're heading to the Florida Keys, the only place in the continental United States with shallow water coral reefs. But these corals are not the only thing that make the Keys special. We're joined by Brenda Altmeier, maritime heritage coordinator for Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, to tell us the story of the Florida Keys through maritime history to give you just a taste of why this place is unlike anywhere else in the nation.
SOURCE: NOS Weekly.
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