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Welcome to the Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Image of the Week
Click image to enlargeA pom-pom sea anemone, Liponema brevicornis; a very rare find in the Gulf of Maine. This image was taken through the window of the DELTA submersible. Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Richard Langton.
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Fish and Fisheries
Current information for the species we study the most intensively. Learn more »
Marine Mammals and Sea Turtles
We conduct research for the management of protected species off the US northeast coast. Learn more »
Food from the Sea
We make information and data available to fishers and seafood consumers. Learn more »
People and the Sea
Scientists, fishing folks, mariners, and more rely on the sea for their livelihood. Learn more »
The Ocean Realm
We study resources and habitats from the deepest waters to the coastline. Learn more »
Many of our employees have been recognized for outstanding achievements.
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