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NOAA Ship Ferdinand R. Hassler, a hyrdographic survey vessel, gets underway near Norfolk, Va
July 8, 2016
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We're hosting our first-ever InstaMeet! Apply now to attend a change-of-command ceremony and tour NOAA Ship Ferdinand R. Hassler on June 21.

December 7, 2015 to December 17, 2015
This is a NOAA Coast Survey project.
(left to right) Adm. Karo, Donald G. Popejoy, Rolland L. Lech, Eugene A. Jones, Robert A. Ganse,  Jon W. Drosendahl, David V. Si
June 15, 1962
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(left to right) Richard P. Williamson, Richard A. Rader, Allan Jenks, Stanley J. Ruden, Frank H. Branca, Bruce L. McCartney, Dav
October 12, 1962
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LCDR Hal P. Demuth, ENS Kenneth V. Marovich, ENS Donald D. Chapman, ENS Edward P. Cline, ENS Jeffrey G. Carlen, ENS David L. Des
December 1, 1962
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In 1972, exactly one hundred years after the first national park was created, the nation made a similar commitment to preserving its marine treasures by establishing the National Marine Sanctuary Program through the...
The NOAA Marine Operations Center-Atlantic (MOC-A) serves as a homeport for one NOAA survey ship and provides administrative, engineering, maintenance and logistical support to NOAA's Atlantic fleet.


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