Wreck of USCS Robert J. Walker added to National Register of Historic Places

2 April 2014, 12:00 pm - via NOAA National Marine Sanctuary News

NOAA today announced that the wreck of the ship Robert J. Walker, a steamer that served in the U.S. Coast Survey, a predecessor agency of NOAA's Office of Coast Survey, has been added to the...

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Emma Hickerson Inducted into Women Divers Hall of Fame

28 March 2014, 10:25 am - via NOAA National Marine Sanctuary News

When Emma Hickerson started volunteering at Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary headquarters in Galveston, Texas, in 1996, it was just a "temporary thing" -- or so she thought. But...

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