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Sept. 19, 2019

Navy Releases Finding of No Significant Impact for Advanced Helicopter Training System at NAS Whiting Field

The Navy has made available the Final Environmental Assessment (EA) prepared in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, which evaluates the potential environmental effects from the replacement of the TH-57 Sea Ranger training helicopters and implementation of the Advanced Helicopter Training System (AHTS) at Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field, Santa Rosa County, Florida.

July 16, 2019

Navy Releases Final Environmental Assessment for Dare County Bombing Range

The Navy has completed and released to the public an Environmental Assessment (EA) and Finding of No Significant Impact for infrastructure improvements and maintenance actions at the Navy Dare County Bombing Range in North Carolina. The purpose of the EA is to enable the Navy to continue to provide realistic training scenarios and complete maintenance operations while enhancing range personnel safety and increasing operational range clearance capabilities.

July 12, 2019

Guam Senators, Military Leaders Visit Endangered Species at Northwest Field

Guam’s elected and military leaders continued their collaboration today with a joint visit to the site of the Serianthes nelsonii at Northwest Field where natural resources preservation work is ongoing.

June 27, 2019

Navy Releases Draft Environmental Assessment for Advanced Helicopter Training System at NAS Whiting Field

The Navy has completed and released to the public a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for the replacement of the TH-57 Sea Ranger training helicopter system with the Advanced Helicopter Training System at Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field, Santa Rosa County, Florida.

May 28, 2019

NSA Naples Completes External Environmental Audit

Naval Support Activity (NSA) Naples successfully completed its 2019 External Environmental Management System (EMS) and Environmental Compliance Audit May 23, 2019.

May 21, 2019

Navy Encourages Public Comments for PA Memo Supporting Proposed Marine Corps Realignment Construction Project in Guam

Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Marianas announces the availability of a Programmatic Agreement (PA) Memo for review and comments through June 30, 2019.

May 21, 2019

Osprey Aviation Tilts from Green to Blue

Since 1963, the Navy has used the C-2A Greyhound, known as the carrier onboard delivery (COD), for transportation of personnel and cargo from shore to at-sea aircraft carriers. But the aircraft’s inactive production line and other limitations had the Navy looking for a more versatile option.

May 17, 2019

U.S. Navy Environmental Exhibit "Stewards of the Sea" on Display at Nashville Navy Week

The U.S. Navy’s “Stewards of the Sea: Defending Freedom, Protecting the Environment” exhibit is scheduled to be on display at Nashville Navy Week June 6-8. Subject matter experts on the Navy’s environmental stewardship at sea will be available to talk with the media and the public at the exhibit.

April 26, 2019

NAVFAC Atlantic Puts Down Roots Tied to Naval History to Commemorate Earth Day and Arbor Day 2019

In an affirmation to the robust traditions of the live oak in U.S. Navy history, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Atlantic paid tribute to the historically significant tree as part of their annual celebration of Earth Day and Arbor Day. Two live oak saplings were planted by NAVFAC Atlantic employees adjacent to the command’s headquarters on the northern shore of the Lafayette River Annex in Norfolk.

April 24, 2019

NAS Whidbey Island Contributes to Environmental Preservation For Earth Day

Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island celebrated Earth Day throughout the week by holding several events that protect the environment and conserve energy while supporting operational and energy effectiveness.