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NOAA Diver students and instructor on a beach in Panama City, FL
January 22, 2015
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NOAA Diving Center instructor Bill Gordon (left) with NOAA Diver students in Panama City, Florida, where winter classess are conducted. The students are wearing equipment issued by the Standardized Equipment Program. Behind them is a NOAA Divemaster candidate. 

Type: Media: Document

The NOAA Diving Medical Standards and Procedures Manual provides guidance on medical requirements and potentially disqualifying medical conditions for NOAA Divers. It is the medical policy manual for the NOAA Diving Program.

Diving Medical Officers Cmdr. Joel Dulaigh and Lt. Gary Montgomery
July 1, 2015
Type: Media: Image

NOAA Diving Medical Officers (DMOs) CDR Joel Dulaigh (left) and LT Gary Montgomery (right) in front of the 80 in. hyperbaric chamber at the NOAA Diving Center.

Students and instructor on the surface of the NOAA Diving Center training tank.
September 21, 2015
Type: Media: Image

NOAA Diver students and a NOAA Diving Center (NDC) instructor prepare to descend into the NDC training tank to complete a check out dive. 

Students practice extracting a diver from the Zodiac.
September 23, 2015
Type: Media: Image

Students at the NOAA Diving Center (NDC) practice extracting an injured diver from the Zodiac while former NDC Manager Mark Pickett observes. 

Diver injecting a crown-of-thorns sea star with ox bile.
April 21, 2014
Type: Media: Image

NOAA Diving Center (NDC) diver Zach Hileman injecting a crown-of-thorns sea star with ox bile in the National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa (NMSAS), 2014. NOAA divers were responding to an overabundant population of crown-of-thorns sea stars that posed a threat to hard corals in the area.

August 1, 2014
Type: Media: Document

Approved Assignments for August, 2014

Rescue Training at NDC
September 23, 2015
Type: Media: Image

NOAA Diving Center (NDC) instructor Zach Hileman (right) prepares students to practice rescue procedures. Behind them is the NDC Training Tank.

NOAA Reciprocity Diver collecting photos
October 23, 2015
Type: Media: Image

A NOAA Reciprocity Diver from the University of Miami collects photos to be compiled into a photo mosaic of a reef near the Florida Keys. 

Type: Media: Document

This Annual Report includes information on activities by all of NOAA's Diving Units and an assessment of the state of diving at NOAA for calendar year 2014.

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