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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.

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.

April 22, 2019

Care of the Environment matches Environment of Care norm at Naval Hospital Bremerton

Naval Hospital Bremerton’s facilities management environment division took the opportunity to showcase on Earth Day, April 22, 2019, that the command’s commitment to environmental stewardship is a responsibility they take beyond the established norm.

April 19, 2019

Navy Promotes Education to 'Protect Our Species' on Earth Day

The U.S. Navy’s global presence provides numerous opportunities to positively affect the environment in their communities – not just on Earth Day, but throughout the year. This year’s theme is "Protect Our Species," which serves to promote awareness for the protection of endangered species and highlight everyday actions for Sailors, Marines, Department of the Navy civilians and their family members.

April 19, 2019

Environmental Professional Development Symposium Draws Record Attendance

Annual Joint Safety and Environmental Professional Development Symposium (PDS) hosted by the Naval Safety and Environmental Training Center drew a record-breaking 1,750 participants worldwide to over 100 educational sessions April 8-12.

April 18, 2019

Celebrating Earth Day Through Community Efforts

In support of Earth Month, the Navy and Air Force highlighted efforts to achieve sustainability and environmental restoration in a series of events throughout the month of April. These efforts provided an opportunity to build relationships across commands, government agencies and the local communities in Hawaii.

April 9, 2019

NAS Whidbey Island Trains to Fight

It rains, it pours, and sunlight is sparse between seasons in Washington state. Regardless of any condition, it does not stop Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island from training and preparing to carry out the mission.

April 5, 2019

27th Annual Naval Safety and Environmental Symposium to be Best Ever

The Naval Safety and Environmental Training Center’s 27th Annual Joint Safety and Environmental Professional Development Symposium (PDS) will be April 8-12.