The Wrack

The Wrack is the Wells Reserve blog, our collective logbook on the web.

Posts tagged funding

  • Shutdown Stress 2019

    | January 25, 2019 | Filed under: Opinion

    How is it that a National Estuarine Research Reserve stays open and operational during a federal shutdown?

  • Reserve System valued by Congress

    | December 16, 2009
    The U.S. Congress has passed a consolidated appropriations bill that included the highest numbers yet for the National Estuarine Research Reserve System's operations, while also funding a new program for the system: the NERRS Science Collaborative. The total amount appropriated is $23.5 million. The bill (H3288) now awaits the President's signature.…
  • FY06 funding level for NOAA set by committee

    | November 8, 2005
    On Friday, November 4, the House and Senate conferees agreed to legislation setting the FY 06 funding levels for science-related agencies and the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce. The $57.85 billion spending bill that was approved included $3.9 billion for NOAA, splitting the difference between the Senate mark of $4.5 billion and the House mark of $3.38 billion. The final figure for NOAA is…