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Sea Grant in the Habitat Focus Areas

Sea Grant in the Habitat Focus Areas

Partnerships are central to Habitat Focus Areas. By bringing together the diverse expertise of NOAA and our partners, Habitat Focus Areas (HFAs) are conducting new research, developing tools to inform management decisions, and working with local communities. Sea Grant—a Federal-University partnership between NOAA and 33 programs based at universities across […]

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Educators on board the Sultana  introduce students from Dorchester County, Maryland, to the Choptank River. (Photo: NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office)

Students Experience Choptank Habitat Focus Area

“CHOP!” “TANK!” “CHOP!” “TANK!” The voices—“Chop” from Sultana Education Foundation educators, “tank” from Sandy Hill Elementary School fifth-graders—echoed across the waters off Cambridge, Maryland, as they hoisted sails on the Sultana on a cool October morning. Having teamed up to provide the sail power, enabling the Sultana to tack across the […]

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