• Pacific Ring of Fire Expedition. A close up view of tubeworms at a seafloor hot spring on Daikoku volcano. These animals only live at hydrothermal vents. Mariana Arc region, Western Pacific Ocean. April, 2004.

     

    Hydrothermal-
    quellen

     

    Hydrothermal Vents

  • East Coast of Scotland at a spot called Pease Bay.

     

    Meeresschutz-
    gebiete

     

    Marine Protected Areas

  • Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind Farm.

    Offshore

    Windenergie

    Offshore

    Wind Energy

  • Pacific Ring of Fire Expedition. White chimneys at Champagne vent site, NW Eifuku volcano. The chimneys are ~20 cm (8 in) across and ~50 cm (20 in) high, venting fluids at 103§C (217§F). Notice the bubbles in the upper left side of the image. Mariana Arc region, Western Pacific Ocean. April, 2004.

     

    Hydrothermal-
    quellen

     

    Hydrothermal Vents

  • A map of a seamount in the Arctic Ocean created by NOAA's Office of Coast Survey by gathering data with a multibeam echo sounder.

    Wissenschaftliche

    Meeresforschung

    Scientific

    Research

  • An iceberg captured on camera during a 30-day mission in 2012 to map areas of the Arctic aboard the NOAA Ship Fairweather.

    Arktis

    Antarktis

    Arctic

    Antarctic

  • Iron and silica rich chimneys on the summit of Giggenbach volcano are evidence of warm springs that were active at this site in the past. New Zealand, Kermadec Arc. April 18, 2005.

    Mineralische

    Meeresressourcen

    Mineral

    Resources

  • Colorful nudibranch (Shell-less mollusk) at Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctury.

    Marine

    Lebensräume

    Marine

    Habitats

  • Juvenile green sea turtle underneath the Midway Island Pier in the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument.

    Marine

    Lebensräume

    Marine

    Habitats

  • With NOAA's predicted, real-time, and forecasted currents, people can safely dock and undock ships, maneuver them in confined waterways, and safely navigate through coastal waters. This helps to avoid ship collisions or delay the arrival of goods.

     

    Seeverkehr

     

    Maritime Shipping

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Title: Iceberg
Description: An iceberg captured on camera during a 30-day mission in 2012 to map areas of the Arctic aboard the NOAA Ship Fairweather.
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Licensor/Author: NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: Ripples in the Sand
Description: East Coast of Scotland at a spot called Pease Bay.
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Licensor/Author: Iain Smith / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: Colorful Nudibranch
Description: Colorful nudibranch (Shell-less mollusk) at Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctury
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Licensor/Author: Greg McFall / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: Seastar and Reef Habitat
Description: Seastar and colorful reef Habitat at Gray's Reef National Sanctury, Savannah, Georgia.
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Licensor/Author: Greg McFall / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: Green Sea Turtle
Description: Juvenile green sea turtle underneath the Midway Island Pier in the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument.
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Licensor/Author: Greg McFall / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: Coral
Description: Location Unknown.
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Licensor/Author: Abdu Vuai / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: Seamount
Description: A map of a seamount in the Arctic Ocean created by NOAA's Office of Coast Survey by gathering data with a multibeam echo sounder.
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Licensor/Author: National Ocean Service Image Gallery / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: Container Ship
Description: With NOAA's predicted, real-time, and forecasted currents, people can safely dock and undock ships, maneuver them in confined waterways, and safely navigate through coastal waters. This helps to avoid ship collisions or delay the arrival of goods.
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Licensor/Author: National Ocean Service Image Gallery / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: expl0036
Description: Pacific Ring of Fire Expedition. White chimneys at Champagne vent site, NW Eifuku volcano. The chimneys are ~20 cm (8 in) across and ~50 cm (20 in) high, venting fluids at 103§C (217§F). Notice the bubbles in the upper left side of the image. Mariana Arc region, Western Pacific Ocean. April, 2004.
URI: www.flickr.com/photos/noaaphotolib/5014973927/ 
Licensor/Author: Pacific Ring of Fire 2004 Expedition. NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration; Dr. Bob Embley, NOAA PMEL, Chief Scientist / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: expl0048
Description: Pacific Ring of Fire Expedition. A close up view of tubeworms at a seafloor hot spring on Daikoku volcano. These animals only live at hydrothermal vents. Mariana Arc region, Western Pacific Ocean. April, 2004.
URI: www.flickr.com/photos/noaaphotolib/5014882991/ 
Licensor/Author: Pacific Ring of Fire 2004 Expedition. NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration; Dr. Bob Embley, NOAA PMEL, Chief Scientist / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: expl1837
Description: Iron and silica rich chimneys on the summit of Giggenbach volcano are evidence of warm springs that were active at this site in the past. New Zealand, Kermadec Arc. April 18, 2005.
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Licensor/Author: New Zealand-American Submarine Ring of Fire 2005 Exploration; NOAA Vents Program / NOAA's National Ocean Service
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Title: Havvindparken Sheringham Shoal (Foto: Harald Pettersen/Statoil)
Description: Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind Farm
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Licensor/Author: Harald Pettersen/Staoil / NHD-INFO
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