Tagged: Science

The Subcommittee on Ocean Science and Technology is asking for input on its 10-year ocean research plan.

Appropriators Tackle Ocean Science Bills

Last month, 13 bills of interest to the ocean science and technology community were introduced in Congress or advanced through committee. Appropriations season has been heating up in the Capitol and numerous relevant ocean science spending bills have begun their path toward congressional approval.

Votes advance key legislation. (Credit: Defense.gov)

House Committee Approves Defense Spending Bill

The House Appropriations Committee approved the fiscal year (FY) 2017 bill by voice vote this week to fund the Department of Defense. The legislation funds critical national security needs, including military operations and readiness programs, as well as research and development.

(Credit: Joel Penner/Flickr)

Notice of Public Meetings

The Ocean Exploration Advisory Board (OEAB) members will discuss and provide advice on Federal ocean exploration programs, with a particular emphasis on National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of Ocean Exploration and Research activities.