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 April 2022 MARCO News

Read the April 2022 MARCO News

The April issue of MARCO News was released on April 30. Contents include: MARCO 2021 Annual Report MARCO 2022 – 2024 Work Plan DNREC Oil Spill Modeling Webinar Series Tribal Lands Data Layer Collaboration Regional Wildlife Science Collaboration for Offshore Wind...

2021 Annual Report Published

News   The Mid-Atlantic Regional Council on the Ocean (MARCO) announces publication of its . MARCO has advanced it’s work on the four original shared priorities (Climate Change, Marine Habits, Renewable Offshore Energy, and Water Quality) identified by the five...

State News

News NEW YORK In 2006 New York passed the Ocean and Great Lakes Ecosystem Conservation Act. This law called for incorporation of Ecosystem-based Management principles into state decision making. One of the requirements of the legislation, was to “…create an ocean and...

Mid-Atlantic Ocean Data Portal Spring Update

News MARCO recently completed several additions to its collections of marine life, maritime and offshore wind data. Scroll below for highlights and click on the links for more information about these improvements. Updated Cetacean & Right Whale Data: The Portal’s...