NOAA RESTORE Science Program Announces Additional Award From 2019 Competition

The NOAA RESTORE Science Program has awarded $3.6M to a project team that will characterize seasonal, annual, and decadal trends in marine mammal species in the Gulf of Mexico. They will also assess the role of ocean conditions and human activities in driving these trends. This project is coordinated with the Reduce Impacts of Anthropogenic … Continue reading

NOAA RESTORE Science Program Announces Awards From 2019 Competition

The NOAA RESTORE Science Program has completed its third funding competition and awarded approximately $15.6M to four teams of researchers and resource managers to support work on trends in living coastal and marine resources and the processes driving them in the Gulf of Mexico region. These projects will increase our understanding of how shellfish, fish, … Continue reading

NOAA’s RESTORE Science Program provides supplemental funding to study impact of Hurricane Michael on seagrass

In 2016, dockside revenue for blue crabs caught in the Gulf of Mexico was in excess of 65 million dollars. Blue crabs are highly dependent on seagrass (Thalassia testudinum) habitat for their reproduction and growth. Yet the impact of hurricanes on seagrass health, and therefore blue crab economics, is unknown. In response to this need, … Continue reading

Update on NOAA RESTORE Science Program Competition on Long-term Trends

The NOAA RESTORE Science Program is continuing to review full applications submitted to our competition on long-term trends in living coastal and marine resources and the processes that drive them. While the partial government shutdown earlier this year delayed our merit review of applications, we still anticipate being able to inform applicants of the results … Continue reading

Full Applications Due Nov 14 for NOAA RESTORE Science Program Competition on Long-term Trends

Full applications to the NOAA RESTORE Science Program’s competition on long-term trends in living coastal and marine resources and the processes that drive them are due by November 14, 2018. If you have any questions about our response to your pre-proposal or have questions as you develop your full application, please contact me (julien.lartigue@noaa.gov, 240-429-5966) … Continue reading

Full Applications Now Due Nov 14 for NOAA RESTORE Science Program Competition on Long-term Trends

Given the impact of Hurricane Michael on the Gulf coast, the Science Program has extended the deadline for full applications to its current competition until November 14, 2018. This 16 day extension will allow institutions in areas affected by the storm to appropriately focus on near-term recovery in the days ahead. Our thoughts are with … Continue reading

Full Applications Due Nov 14 for NOAA RESTORE Science Program Competition on Long-term Trends

Full applications to the NOAA RESTORE Science Program’s competition on long-term trends in living coastal and marine resources and the processes that drive them are due by October 29, 2018, which is in about four weeks November 14, 2018 due to the extension for Hurricane Michael. If you have any questions about our response to … Continue reading

NOAA RESTORE Science Program Posts Recording of Webinar on Full Application Stage of Current Funding Competition

The NOAA RESTORE Science Program has posted a recording of one of its recent webinars where we reviewed 1) the feedback we sent in response to pre-proposals to our current funding competition (overview, full announcement), 2) the requirements and merit review process for full applications, and 3) our anticipated timeline for the remainder of the … Continue reading

NOAA RESTORE Science Program Announces Webinars on Full Application Stage of Current Funding Competition

The NOAA RESTORE Science Program invites individuals who submitted pre-proposals to our current funding opportunity (overview, full announcement) to join a webinar to review 1) the feedback we sent in response to pre-proposals, 2) the requirements and merit review process for full applications, and 3) our anticipated timeline for the remainder of the competition. We … Continue reading

Pre-proposals for NOAA RESTORE Science Program Competition on Long-term Trends due in 3 days

Just 3 DAYS left to submit a pre-proposal to the NOAA RESTORE Science Program’s funding competition on long-term trends! To be eligible to submit a full application, you are required to first submit a pre-proposal via email to noaarestorescience@noaa.gov by 11:59 p.m., Eastern Time on July 30, 2018. This competition invites applications that propose to … Continue reading