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May 28, 2010

Navy Hosts Environmental Ship Embark

The Chief of Naval Operations Environmental Readiness Division and U.S. Fleet Forces coordinated an environmentally focused ship embark for environmental nongovernmental organizations and federal regulators May 19-20.

May 19, 2010

NRSW's Hazardous Waste Program Provides Environmental Solutions

Improper disposal of waste materials can have serious consequences on military personnel and commands, ranging from impact to health, damage to the environment, as well as heavy fines and penalties.

April 23, 2010

Navy Facility Studies Marine Mammal Behavior

The U.S. Navy is sponsoring research that seeks to better understand how marine mammals respond to human-made undersea sounds.

April 2, 2010

Federal Facilities Managers Check Out Base Environmental Accomplishments

Federal facilities managers from the United States and Guam toured Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville, Fla., March 9.

March 31, 2010

"Partners for the Planet" Brings Key Stakeholders Together for Environmental Forum

The Navy's Chief of Naval Operations Environmental Readiness Division (CNO N45) hosted "Partners for the Planet," March 31 in Alexandria, Va.

March 19, 2010

Miramar Brig Construction Addresses Environmental Concerns

Environmental concerns are an important priority in the construction of state-of-the-art facilities at Navy Consolidated Brig Miramar (NCBM), scheduled for completion in February 2011.

March 2, 2010

Conservation Efforts on Navy Installations Recognized by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

hree United States Navy installations have been nominated for the 2009 Military Installation Conservation Partner Award by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS).

Feb. 1, 2010

NSWC Panama City Environmental Record of Decision Signed

The Navy published a Notice of Availability of the Record of Decision (ROD) Jan. 25 for the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division (NSWC PCD) Mission Activities Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (EIS/OEIS).

Nov. 23, 2009

Rocket Science Leads to New Whale Discovery

Rocket science is opening new doors to understanding how sounds associated with Navy sonar might affect the hearing of a marine mammal - or if they hear it at all.

Nov. 20, 2009

Navy Announces Draft EIS for Military Relocations to Guam

 The Navy announced Nov. 20 the availability of the draft environmental impact statement/overseas environmental impact statement (EIS/OEIS) for the military buildup on Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI).