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divers at the surface of tank overseeing a Lake basin
September 18, 2017
Type: Media: Image

​NOAA Diver students conducted check out dives in the training tower at the NOAA Diving Center (NDC). The flamingo was recently adopted by NDC after it was found adrift in the NDC basin.

A diver examines a massive anchor underwater
May 10, 2017
Type: Media: Image

NOAA Unit Diving Supervisor Jason Leonard examines a massive anchor that was discovered during a survey at Midway Atoll in Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument. The anchor might have belonged to a mid-19th century whaling ship.

A diver takes photos of a shipwreck
September 29, 2017
Type: Media: Image

NOAA Diver Phil Hartmeyer uses a Catlin Seaview Survey camera system to document the wreck of the City of Alpena at Thunderbay National Marine Sanctuary. 

Aerial view of a diving tank
September 29, 2017
Type: Media: Article

Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary hosted the annual American Academy of Underwater Sciences symposium from September 12 to 16, 2017.

September 26, 2017
Type: Media: Article

DAN has reported potential safety problems with new flexible braided hoses that are sometimes used with regulators. 

Regulator dust cap
September 26, 2017
Type: Media: Article

It seems like a small thing, but dust caps are actually a necessary safety device.

Regulator dust cap
September 26, 2017
Type: Media: Image

Dust cap on a SCUBA regulator.

Topside Newsletter Title Header
August 29, 2017
Type: Media: Article

In this issue: Dr. J. Morgan Wells, SBP Summit, Safety Meeting, Changes to NDSSM, NDP Annual Report, Alpha Flags, Field Trainers, Regulator Maintenance, Next NDCSB Meeting, Stories from the Field. 

diving regulator parts
July 27, 2017
Type: Media: Image

Regulator parts in the equipment shop of the NOAA Diving Center.

divers observe a large school of fish swimming over a shipwreck
July 12, 2017
Type: Media: Image

Monitor National Marine Sanctuary's archaeologist, Will Sassorossi and NOAA Ship Nancy Foster’s navigation officer, ENS Sara Thompson, explore the shipwreck of the Schurz.

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