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Technology and Collaboration:  Monitoring Atlantic Cod
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Technology and Collaboration: Monitoring Atlantic Cod

Northeast Fisheries Science Center Working to Monitor Spawning Activity in Massachusetts Bay


This latest deployment is one of several research efforts undertaken in a collaborative multi-year program to study the reproductive behavior of Atlantic cod in the wild.  For several years, researchers from the passive acoustics group at NOAA’s Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC) have been working with Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary (SBNMS), the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF), the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth School for Marine Science and Technology (SMAST), and local fishermen. The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) joined the group in this latest study.

NOAA Researchers and Partners Document Rise in Great Lakes Water Levels
Friday, December 12, 2014

NOAA Researchers and Partners Document Rise in Great Lakes Water Levels

Levels expected to stay above-average through winter and spring of 2015

Scientists at the Army Corps of Engineers, Environment Canada, and NOAA recently documented a record-setting surge in water levels on Lakes Superior and Michigan-Huron that began in January 2013, and has continued through November 2014. The United States and Canadian federal agencies expect water levels to stay near or above average on all of the Great Lakes over the next six months.

2014 Tech to Market Virtual Forum
Tuesday, October 7, 2014

2014 Tech to Market Virtual Forum

Join the FLC community and industry representatives on November 5–6 as we go virtual at the FLC Tech-to-Market Virtual Forum!

SBA Announces Four New Regional Innovation Cluster Awards
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

SBA Announces Four New Regional Innovation Cluster Awards

U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet today announced the SBA’s support of four new Regional Innovation Clusters, adding to its portfolio of high-performing regional innovation networks across the country.


A Winning Combination: BOEM and NOAA Partner on Ocean Science with the Okeanos Explorer
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

A Winning Combination: BOEM and NOAA Partner on Ocean Science with the Okeanos Explorer

This month, BOEM officials had the opportunity to tour the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ship Okeanos Explorer while it was docked at the Port of Baltimore. The ship is one of the premier U.S. ocean research vessels, and it has been used three times as a platform for research supported by BOEM’s Environmental Studies Program and incorporated into its environmental assessment activities.

SBA Expands Impact Investment Fund
Friday, September 26, 2014

SBA Expands Impact Investment Fund

Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Maria Contreras-Sweet, announced today it has expanded the Impact Investment Fund, a feature of the Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) Program.  The SBA is implementing a series of policy changes that promise to broaden access to the fund and strengthen the impact of SBIC’s.

US SOCOM Announces Challenge Competition for Reducing Digital Optics Latency
Friday, September 26, 2014

US SOCOM Announces Challenge Competition for Reducing Digital Optics Latency

USSOCOM is seeking to significantly reduce the latency associated with digital night vision optic systems and is soliciting concepts and ideas to accomplish this goal as part of the Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit (TALOS) project.  Current prototype digital designs have more data latency than comparable analog systems and are unusable in the field.

NOAA’s 2015 SBIR Solicitation is scheduled to be released mid-October 2014
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

NOAA’s 2015 SBIR Solicitation is scheduled to be released mid-October 2014

NOAA's SBIR Program is seeking highly innovative products and services with excellent commercial potential

NOAA Fisheries Funding Opportunities
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

NOAA Fisheries Funding Opportunities

NOAA Awards FY14 SBIR Phase I Contracts
Monday, August 25, 2014

NOAA Awards FY14 SBIR Phase I Contracts


Fish-Killing Toxin Could Kill Cancer Cells
Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Fish-Killing Toxin Could Kill Cancer Cells


New App Makes It Easy for Beachgoers to Report Marine Debris
Wednesday, August 6, 2014

New App Makes It Easy for Beachgoers to Report Marine Debris

Use your smart phone to tackle a growing problem.


 USPTO 16th Annual Independent Inventors Conference, August 15-16, 2014, Alexandria, VA
Friday, August 1, 2014

USPTO 16th Annual Independent Inventors Conference, August 15-16, 2014, Alexandria, VA

For two days, independent inventors and small business owners will have an unparalleled opportunity to learn, network, and jump start their creative endeavors.

PMEL and Liquid Robotics International Team Up to Monitor the Ocean
Monday, July 28, 2014

PMEL and Liquid Robotics International Team Up to Monitor the Ocean

The PMEL carbon group has teamed up with Liquid Robotics Inc. to integrate a MAPCO2 system, a SeaFET pH sensor and a SeaBird CTD into a Wave Glider vehicle.

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