Posted on December 10, 2010October ranked the eighth warmest October on record. The first 10 months of 2010 tied with the same period in 1998 for the warmest combined land and ocean surface temperature on record. The global average land surface temperature for January–October was the second warmest on record behind 2007. The global ocean surface temperature for January–October tied with 2003 as the second warmest on record behind 1998. La Nina continues to be a significant factor in global ocean temperatures.
Posted on December 10, 2010Texas officials and coastal managers will now receive early notice of outbreaks of toxic algae that threaten public health and affect beach and fishing activities along the coast. Weekly bulletins generated by the NOAA Harmful Algal Bloom Operational Forecast System are based on observations from state partners, coupled with models, imagery and data from NOAA’s powerful tide and current and weather systems.
Posted on December 8, 2010The CUNY Remote Sensing of Earth Science and Technology (CREST) Institute was officially inaugurated on November 29, 2010 at the hands of Dr. Larry Robinson, Assistant US Secretary of Commerce for Coastal Conservation and Management, and Dr. Lisa Staiano-Coico, CCNY...
Posted on October 20, 2010Undergraduate and Graduate Students from NOAA CREST will have the opportunity to present their recent work to fellow students every other Thursday during the Fall 2010 and Spring 2011 Semesters.
Posted on April 22, 2010The 9th Annual NOAA-CREST Day was also celebrated with the same zeal and enthusiasm on April 21, 2010. About 300 participants including high school & college students; several invited guests; and CREST family members attended the event.