News from around the system

News from around the system
March 4, 2017
White House Seeks Deep Cuts to NOAA’s budget

Estuaries and coasts matter to millions of people, thousands of communities, and to our nation’s economy.  It’s time for everyone who these special places will speak out against a President’s budget that eliminates coastal management. #IHeartEstuaries!

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February 2, 2017
I Heart Estuaries Campaign: February 12 to 14

It’s that time of year again, when we ALL get to show how truly, madly, deeply we love estuaries and programs like the NERRS. From 2/12 to 2/14: please join NERRA and its partners in our annual  #iheartestuaries love fest.

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December 8, 2016
Mahalo, He’eia Reserve!

It’s official! Please join us in welcoming Hawaii’s He’eia Reserve to our national system.

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November 6, 2016
Will Marshes Rise to the Challenge of Rapidly Rising Seas?

As the rate of sea level rise quickens around the country, a pioneering study examines the ability of tidal marshes to keep pace.

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September 21, 2016
Jobos Bay Reserve celebrates 35 years!

Jobos Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (JBNERR) is celebrating its 35th anniversary as part of the National Estuarine Research Reserve System during September 2016 and are planning events this month to celebrate.

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September 17, 2016
National Estuaries Week kicks off with International Coastal Clean-Up Day

Help celebrate National Estuaries Week starting with International Coastal Clean-Up Day and find events throughout the week at a reserve near you!

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August 16, 2016
Get ready to Celebrate National Estuaries Week September 17-24, 2016

Make this National Estuaries week one that has happy estuary/coast memories for you and for all those who are lucky enough to enjoy the magic of our coasts!

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July 28, 2016
Chesapeake Bay NERR in Virginia assists with hi-tech NOAA buoy launch

Chesapeake Bay NERR in Virginia assists with the launch of hi-tech NOAA buoy that will transmit a wealth of real-time data that will help fill a long-standing gap in the Chesapeake Bay Interpretive Buoy System.

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July 20, 2016
NERRA teams up with the Coastal States Organization to inform congressional leaders on the value of coastal management.

The informative congressional briefing  featured members of the National Coastal Zone Management Program and National Estuarine Research Reserves System and provided insight on the role the programs play in providing tangible benefits to not only local communities and states but the nation as a whole.

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May 23, 2016
Outdoor guides get certified at Jobos Bay

Lush jungles, dry forests and miles of beautiful coastline—Puerto Rico is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. Read more >


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