MARCO Hudson Canyon Resources

MARCO Hudson Canyon Resources

News The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is considering designating a national marine sanctuary in the Hudson Canyon area, located approximately 100 miles southeast of New York City. The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) submitted a nomination...
Read the July 2020 MARCO News

Read the July 2020 MARCO News

The July 2020 issue of MARCO News was released July 31, 2020. Contents include: Mid-Atlantic’s Deep-Sea Canyons Ecosystem 2020 Ocean Forum Webinars Online Prevent Balloon Litter Campaign State Ocean Acidificaton Action Plans Juvenile Humpback Whales Near Shore...

State Ocean Acidification Action Plans

News Many states in the Mid-Atlantic are taking action to better understand the potential threat of ocean acidification to economic and ecological resources. Organizations like the Mid-Atlantic Coastal Acidification Network (MACAN) – which is co-coordinated by...

Join MARCO in the Prevent Balloon Litter Campaign

News Last May, the Virginia Coastal Zone Management (CZM) Program and its partners Clean Virginia Waterways and Eco Maniac Company launched a new website to convey the impacts of balloon litter, and the steps everyone can take to prevent it. The mission of...