NOAA Photo Library Banner
Takes you to the Top Page Takes you to the About this Site page. Takes you to the Contacts page. Takes you to the HELP page. Takes you to the Credits page. Takes you to the Collections page. Takes you to the search page. Takes you to the Links page.


NOAA's People Collection
Catalog of Images

600 thumbnail picture
Greetings from the Habitat Conservation Division of the NOAA Fisheries Alaska Region which supports a small team of scientific scuba divers to investigate habitat conditions in near shore locations throughout Alaska. The team is shown here from L-R: John Hudson, Sue Walker, Katharine Miller, Jennifer Mondragon, Erika Ammann, Elizabeth Calvert, and Linda Shaw.
Alaska, Alexander Archipelago
601 thumbnail picture
NOAA Fisheries volunteers helped 25 kids from Ross Elementary School learn about the glorious fun that is boating and fishing at Constitution Gardens on the National Mall. Volunteers include L-R: Liz Fairey, Maile Bliss, Mark Oswell, Dianna Avery, Anne Isham, Mark Oswel, Arminta Brown, Shirley Lucas, Stephie Bost, Terry Sheriff, Chris German, Brad Gentner, Jim McCallum and Forbes Darby.
Washington, D.C.
602 thumbnail picture
200th Celebration greeting from the Hague, Netherlands! U.S. delegates from NOAA Fisheries Service presented listing proposals to protect sawfish, pink and red corals, and the Banggai cardinalfish from unsustainable international trade at 14th Conference ... Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species. L-R- Andy Bruckner, David Cottingham, Nancy Daves, Ryan Wulff and John Carlson.
Netherlands, The Hague
603 thumbnail picture
The Monitor National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council being observed by aliens at Cape Hatteras. L-R: Wayne Smith, Richard Lawrence, David Alberg, Tane Casserley, Jeff Johnston, (front) Krista Trono, Don Reynolds, Susan Langley, Dr. Tim Runyan, and Channing Zucker.
604 thumbnail picture
The Northwest Fisheries Science Center Marine Biotoxin program and University of Washington scientists together with UCAR SOARS and Hollings Summer Interns aboard the NOAA Ship McArthur. L-R: Stuart Hyde, Alisha Fernandez, Nicolaus Adams, Jim Johnson, Tom Conneley, Keri Baugh, Natalie Tsui, Shelly Nance, and Anthony Odell.
605 thumbnail picture
Decked out in NOAA logowear and commemorating the 200th Celebration, 58 NOAA employees headed to Baltimore to root for the hometeam -- and the Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox 2-0!
Maryland, Baltimore
606 thumbnail picture
After a fifteen-year hiatus the Sturgeon Generals have returned! NMFS SW Regional Office, Law Enforcement, and General Counsel have teamed up to join the Long Beach Thursday Night Softball League.
California, Long Beach
607 thumbnail picture
Fish in Space? Well, not quite. However, NOAA Fisheries Service personnel, from across the country, did gather with staff members of the Space Environment Center. With the Space Environment Center graciously allowing the use of their facilities, the Fisheries Permit Team was able to hold their annual meeting and reduce overall travel cost. Truly, one NOAA indeed!
Colorado, Boulder
608 thumbnail picture
Greetings from Coeur d'Alene Idaho. Many NOAA employees joined a group of key partners from the American Association of State Climatologists for their annual national meeting. State Climatologists are important NOAA partners in observing , explaining and forecasting the climate of the United States.
Idaho, Coeur d'Alene
609 thumbnail picture
200th Celebration greetings from the R/V David Starr Jordan. The photo was taken just prior to hauling in the final set of the annual juvenile pelagic shark survey. Top L-R: Eric Lynn, Ann Coleman, Lyndsay Field, Anne Allen, Noah Ben- Aderet, Kena Romo-Curiel, Jose Coito, Elizabeth Eubanks, Chico Gomez, Victor Pinones, Jeff Graham: L. Laughlin, H. Marshall, D. Kacev, R. Vetter.
California, Channel Islands, S of San Clemente Is.
610 thumbnail picture
The NOAA CFO Office held a team building exercise with its staff from the Finance and Budget Offices at East Point Park in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
611 thumbnail picture
Aloha from the Pacific Island's Fisheries Science Center Marine Debris Program! Twenty four metric tons of abandoned lines and ghost nets were collected from the waters of Laysan Island, Kure Atoll and Pearl and Hermes Atoll in he Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument (Northwestern Hawaiian Islands) over sixteen days of field operations.
Hawaii, Northwest Hawaiian Islands
612 thumbnail picture
The Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary celebrated 15 years with an Ocean's Fair at the Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Bay, cooperatively managed by the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary and California State Parks. The staff volunteers and exhibitors who organized the Ocean's Fair are pictured here .
California, San Simeon
613 thumbnail picture
Some of the NOAA Research leadership and management took a break during the annual OAR Management Conference held in July at the National Weather Service Center. L-R: Mark Brown, Kevin Kelleher, Dianne Burgess, Capt. Wade Blake, Dr. Richard Spinrad, Craig McLean, Barry West, Joseph Klimavicz, Karen Kohanowich, Dr. Sandra Knight, Randee Exler, and Nancy Huang.
Oklahoma, Norman
614 thumbnail picture
NOAA Port Agent Joanne Pellegrino, stationed in Toms River, New Jersey, removes an otolith (ear bone) from a Golden Tilefish, as part of a biological sampling exercise. Port Agents visit docks, where fish are off loaded by commercial fishers, to take samples, measure and weigh the fish.
New Jersey, Toms River
615 thumbnail picture
he NOAA 200th Celebration was commemorated at the 10th Annual Kauai Family Ocean Fair at Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge this summer. Overlooking the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, the refuge is an important partner in education, outreach, and monitoring. NOAA personnel and other participants are shown.
Hawaii, Kauai
616 thumbnail picture
Representatives from OAR's Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory and Argo Program Office participated in a workshop in Accra, Ghana, designed to promote Argo capacity building for Atlantic nations in Arfica. Argo is a broad-scale, global array of floats that measure temperature/salinity in ocean and are major part of the Global Ocean Observing System.
Ghana, Accra
617 thumbnail picture
When the WFO Mount Holly NJ radar's bull gear failed, it was up to engineer's from NOAA's Radar Operational Center to get the system up an running, normally a 7-10 job, but finished here in 6 days. L-R: Jimmy Roper, Ray Lena, Matt Lynch, Bobby Harp, Mike Shattuck and Terrell Ballard.
New Jersey, Mount Holly
618 thumbnail picture
After an All-Hands meeting at NOAA Fisheries' Southeast Regional Office, employees gathered to commemorate NOAA's 200 years of science, service, and stewardship.
Florida, St. Petersburg
619 thumbnail picture
Greetings from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida, home of the Seminoles, the FSU Department of Meteorology, and - most importantly, the co-located National Weather Service WFO Tallahassee. L-R: Bob Goree, Ron Eimiller, Irv Watson, Bob Duggan, Alex Gibbs, Kelly Godsey, Tony Freeman, Mike Jamski, Mark Wool, Paul Duval, and Joel Lanier.
Florida, Tallahassee
620 thumbnail picture
Greetings from Chicago! The Nation's Port Meteorological Officers gathered at the Argonne National Laboratory to discuss the state of the U.S. Voluntary Observing Ship Project and commemorate NOAA's 200th Celebration. NWS Cline Award recipient Amy Seeley is pictured in left center with plaque.
Illinois, Chicago
621 thumbnail picture
National Weather Service San Diego has been working with Dr. Chung-Sheng (CS) Wu of NWS' Meteorological Development Laboratory to help better forecast the occurrence of rip currents. L-R: Senior Lifeguard Dave Brown, Ed Clark, Jim Purpura, Ivory Small, Lifeguard Sgt. Rob Viera, Lifeguard Rory Allen , Marine Safety Captain Larry Giles, Dr. Wu, Jennifer Chase, and Noel Isla.
California, Encinitas
622 thumbnail picture
Representatives from the NPOESS Integrated Program Office Management Operations Division recently visited Vandenberg Air Force Base in California to learn more about our Air Force partners, the satellite and how the satellite will be launched into orbit. The group took a moment for a photo at the Delta Rocket Launch Facility.
623 thumbnail picture
Scientists from NOAA's Earth System Research Laboratory participated on NASA's Tropical Composition, Clouds and Climate Coupling mission (TC4) . Holger Voemel, Karl Froyd, Troy Thornberry, Geoff Dutton, Fred Moore, Jim Elkins , Dave Fahey, RuShan Gao, Laurel Watts, Ryan Spackman, and Joshua Schwarz.
Costa Rica, San Jose
624 thumbnail picture
National Status & Trends Program scientists from NOAA's Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment pose with their collaborators aboard the fishing "Columbia", including a representative of the Alaskan Native village of Port Graham. L-R: Tim Roberston, Kimani Kimbrough, Ian Hartwell, Herman Moonin, John Crosbie, Everett Anderson, and Glenn Seaman (kneeling).
Alaska, Port Graham
625 thumbnail picture
NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Alaska Region handles the management responsibilities mandated by the Fur Seal Act and Marine Mammal Protection Act regarding fur seals and NMFS property in the Pribilof Islands. L-R: William Jones, Suzanne Johnston, John Lindsay, and Jay Ver Hoef.
Alaska, St. Paul, Pribilof Islands
626 thumbnail picture
The Communication and Education Division of the National Ocean Service teamed up with the Des Moines' National Weather Service at the Iowa State Fair to highlight NOAA as part its 200th Celebration. L-R: Jim Girardi, Brenda Brock- MIC Des Moines, Brad Filbach, Jeff Johnson, Terri the Robot, Tom Cox, NOS, Lynn Maximuk-Central Region Director, Mario Bory, Craig Cogil, and Bridget Moe.
Iowa, Des Moines
627 thumbnail picture
Greetings from the hydrologic community of NOAA's National Weather Service! In July the third biennial Hydrologic Program Managers Conference was held at the NWS Training Center in Kansas City.
Missouri, Kansas City
628 thumbnail picture
The Officers and Crew of NOAA Ship ALBATROSS IV wish all of NOAA a happy 200 Years of Science and Service to our Nation. The ALBATROSS provides operational support to the Northeast Fisheries Science Center as a fisheries research platform. Master Stephen Wagner on left.
Massachusetts, Woods Hole
629 thumbnail picture
Celebration greetings from Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, from the NOAA Ship Henry B. Bigelow at Massachusetts Maritime Academy. L-R: Frank Almeida, Gary Reisner, Nancy Thompson, Maureen Wiley, NOAA RADM Jonathan Bailey, Steve Murawski, Rory Sheehan of Congressman William Delahunt's office, Mike Bancroft, Chuck Byrne, and Commander Stephen Beckwith, commanding officer.
Massachusetts, Buzzards Bay
630 thumbnail picture
Hello from DASS, the Documentation and Supplies Services division of NOAA's Seafood Inspection Program, which distributes supplies to Consumer Safety Officers, provides support to the Seafood Inspection Program, and other tasks related to Seafood Safety. Back L-R: Susan Reppel, Judy Stone, and Lenora Williams. Seated L-R: Jill Hyland and Janette Hamilton.
Mississippi, Pascagoula
631 thumbnail picture
The National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC) supports ecosystem stewardship by providing access to the Nation's coastal data resources. The images represent the recovery process that still continues two years after Hurricane Katrina devastated our area.
Mississippi, Stennis Space Center, Bay St. Louis
632 thumbnail picture
Employees from NOAA Fisheries Service's Northeast Regional Office get together to celebrate NOAA's 200 years of science and service. The Northeast Regional Office is responsible for fisheries management, habitat protection and restoration, protected resources management, fisheries statistics and state/federal programs from Maine to North Carolina.
Massachusetts, Gloucester
633 thumbnail picture
At the recent NOAA Fish Fry "Kansas Style" (burgers and brats) the staff of the Goodland WSFO checked out a tractor from Yost Farm Supply as neighboring farmers prepare for wheat harvest on the High Plains.
Kansas, Goodland
634 thumbnail picture
NOAA Fisheries Service Advanced Sampling Technologies Working Group is leading research into a non-lethal and more efficient method of assessing fish stocks. The ASTWG, a coordinated effort among all NOAA Fisheries Science Centers, sponsored the acquisition of a small, portable, instrumented AUV. L-R: Josiah Renfree, Steve Sessions, Randy Cutter, and David Demer.
California, La Jolla
635 thumbnail picture
Greetings from OMAO's Marine Operations Center - Atlantic and NOS's Atlantic Hydrographic Branch! This is the proud homeport of NOAA Ships RUDE and THOMAS JEFFERSON, hydrographic survey vessels. The marine center also supports NOAA ships RONALD H. BROWN, ALBATROSS IV, HENRY B. BIGELOW, DELAWARE II, NANCY FOSTER,GORDON GUNTER, and OREGON II.
Virginia, Norfolk
636 thumbnail picture
Hundreds of Utah glider pilots rely daily on NOAA's National Weather Service Salt Lake City aviation services, including soaring forecasts and observed surface and upper air wind information. Here at the Flight Park State Recreation Area, hang glider and paraglider pilots such as Lisa Verzella, former NOAA Student intern, take advantage of the consistent south winds in this area.
Utah, Lake Bonneville
637 thumbnail picture
Staff of the NOAA Weather Forecast Office in Grand Forks celebrating NOAA's 200 years of science and service along the banks of the Red River of the North, at the height of its recent summer crest. L-R: Brad Hopkins, Greg Gust, Jim Kaiser, Brad Bramer, John Hoppes, Ed Schulz and Mike Lukes; front row L-R: Al Voelker, Nancy Godon, Kim Klein; kneeling L-R: Mark Ewens, Dave McShane.
North Dakota, Grand Forks 2007 June 22
638 thumbnail picture
The Chicago WSFO sends greetings! The office serves 9 million people, the Nation's busiest airspace and shipping on Lake Michigan. L-R: Walter Cowan, Charles Mott, James Bottger, Justin Stachnik, Ken McAdams, Terrie Sheetz, Bill Morris, Nathan Marsili, Paul Merzlock, JoAnna Green, Mark Ratzer, Bill Nelson, Jim Allsopp, Gino Izzi, Ken Labas, Andy Krein, Ed Fenelon, and Tim Halbach.
Illinois, Romeoville
639 thumbnail picture
NOAA fisheries, Protected Resources Division of the Pacific Islands Region are shown with Monk Seal N9 (sleeping upper right). They hiked out to this remote area of Oahu to find this seal. L-R: en Metz, Chris Yates, Kim Maison, Krista Graham, Jayne LeFors, David Schofield, Stephani Harrison, Lisa Van Atta, and Michelle Yuen.
Hawaii, Oahu
640 thumbnail picture
Members of NOAA's National Weather Service Alaska Region, National Marine Fisheries Service Alaska Region, Office of Atmospheric Research Barrow Observatory man a booth at the Alaska State Fair at Palmer. Paul Huang (L), Geophysicist from the West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center, and Joe Joe Cannon, Webmaster, Alaska Regional Headquarters (R) manning the booth.
Alaska, Palmer
641 thumbnail picture
A field crew from NOS National Geodetic Survey conducted a GPS survey of Surface Elevation Tables throughout Southeastern Louisiana, in cooperation with the University of New Orleans, the U.S Geological Survey, and the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources. L-R: Charlie Geoghegan, Project Manager, Galen Scott, NGS COASTAL Team Lead, Philippe Hensel, elevation dynamics specialist.
Louisiana, Oyster Bayou
642 thumbnail picture
Rear Admiral Sam De Bow,director of NOAA Marine and Aviation Operations, was on the annual low water tour of the Mississippi River Commission and its inspection of the Missouri River basin. At the request of Tribal Elders, the commissioners led the Grand Entry of the Powwow of the Assiniboine and Gros Ventre Tribes on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation.
Montana, Fort Hayes
643 thumbnail picture
Members of NOAA's Office of Coast Survey and National Geodetic Survey, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands' Port Authority and Department of Lands and Resources are shown at the Port of Saipan during an Integrated Ocean and Coastal Mapping project. NOAA participants include: Front L-R Erin Campbell, Cory Allen (with logo), Ed Carlson, and Kurt Brown.
Northern Mariana Islands, Saipan 2007 May
644 thumbnail picture
Greetings From Puget Sound! En route from surveying the coast of southeast Alaska to a project in the Columbia River, NOAA ship RAINIER took the rare opportunity to see her homeport and Mount Rainier, the inspiration for the ship' s name. The crew and officers celebrated NOAA's 200th with the two RAINIERs.
Washington, Puget Sound
645 thumbnail picture
NOAA representatives from around the Great Lakes region co-hosted a day-long event with Chicago's Shedd Aquarium as part of NOAA's 200th Celebration. "A Great Day in the Great Lakes" featured day-long NOAA and Sea Grant and a NOAA Green Ship open house. The R/V Laurentian, shown here, is one of three petroleu m-free ships operated by NOAA's GLERL, the only such ships in the Federal fleet.
Illinois, Chicago
646 thumbnail picture
The NOAA Ship McArthur II watches the remnants of Hurricane Henrietta fade into the distance as it conducts research operations 250 miles SW of Manzanillo, Mexico, in support of NMFS SWFSC Stenella Abundance Research Project Line Transect and Ecosystem (STAR-LITE) Cruise, 2007. Dr. Eric Archer was the chief scientist for this STAR-LITE cruise.
Pacific Ocean, Tropical East Pacific
647 thumbnail picture
Greetings from the Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve where NOAA researchers recently conducted dart biopsy sampling of bottlenose dolphins. L-R back: Todd Speakman, Karen Coomer, Sarah Howlett, Lori Schwacke, J. D. Dubick; Front L-R: Eric Zolman, Jamison Smith.
Georgia, Sapelo Island
648 thumbnail picture
Cooperative Weather Observer Mr. Joe Alexander of Burris, Wyoming (right) recently received the prestigious John Campanius Holm Award on behalf of his family from Data Acquisition Program Manager Ralph Estell of NOAA's National Weather Service in Riverton, Wyoming. The Alexander family has provided quality weather observations since 1962.
Wyoming, Riverton
649 thumbnail picture
Greetings from the NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown off the coast of Praia, Cape Verde, in the tropical North Atlantic Ocean. Pictured is a multidisciplinary group of scientists, students, and volunteers working to acquire oceanic and atmospheric data as part of the PIRATA Northeast Extension, Aerosol and Ocean Science Expedition joint field campaign.
Cape Verde, Praia

PAGES - 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 |


Publication of the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Adminstration (NOAA),
NOAA Central Library
NOAA Privacy Policy | NOAA Disclaimer
Last Updated:
May 12, 2014