National marine sanctuary offices and visitor centers now closed to the public
NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries is working to ensure that our staff and their families, volunteers, and visitors are safe. Following the most recent guidance from the Centers for Disease Control regarding the coronavirus, sanctuary offices and visitor centers will remain closed until further notice.
Please check individual sanctuary websites for the latest information regarding visitor center closings and meeting cancellations. Parents, teachers, and students interested in learning about ocean science, conservation, and stewardship are invited to check out our online education resources, including virtual photos and videos, webinars, activity books, and lesson plans.
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