Current Environmental Studies – Atlantic

NSL #

STUDY TITLE

BOEM CONTACT

PROJECT PERIOD

Anthropology

AT-10-04

Battle of the Atlantic Expedition 2010-2015

Hoffman

2010-2018

AT-12-01

Developing Protocols for Reconstructing Submerged Paleocultural Landscapes and Identifying Ancient Native American Archaeological Sites in Submerged Environments

Jordan

2012-2018

AT-16-x20

Archaeological Scientific and Technical Services in Support of Renewable Energy Development on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf

Hoffman

2014-2018

Baseline

AT-15-06

Comprehensive Seafloor Substrate Mapping and Model Validation in the Atlantic

Wadlington

2016-2019

Biology

AT-14-05

Compendium of Marine Bird Data for Offshore Renewable Energy Decision Making

Bigger

2011-2019

AT-13-01

Pilot Study: Tracking Offshore Occurrence of Common Terns with VHF Arrays

Bigger

2013-2018

AT-13-03

Integrative Statistical Modeling and Predictive Mapping of Seabird Distribution and Abundance on the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf

Bigger

2013-2018

AT-16-08

Atlantic Deepwater Ecosystem Observatory Network (ADEON) – An Integrated System for Long-Term Monitoring of Ecological and Human Factors on the OCS

Green

2015-2021

AT-16-10

Data Synthesis and Advanced Predictive Modeling of Deep Coral and Hardbottom Habitats in the Southeast Atlantic: Guiding Efficient Discovery and Protection of Sensitive Benthic Areas

Nannen

2015-2020

AT-16-01a

Atlantic Fish Telemetry: Monitoring Endangered Atlantic Sturgeon and Commercial Finfish Habitat Use Offshore New York

Hooker

2015-2018

AT-16-01b

Atlantic Fish Telemetry: Movement and Habitat Selection by Migratory Fishes within the Maryland Wind Energy Area and Adjacent Sites

Hooker

2016-2018

AT-16-01c

Atlantic Fish Telemetry: Occurrence of Commercially Important and Endangered Fish Species in the Delaware Wind Energy Area

Hooker

2016-2019

AT-17-06

Deepwater Atlantic Habitats II: Continued Atlantic Research and Exploration in Deepwater Ecosystems with Focus on Coral, Canyon, and Seep Communities

Boland

2017-2022

Fates and Effects

AT-14-01-03

Real-time Opportunity for Development Environmental Observations (RODEO) Task 3: Field Observations During Wind Turbine Foundation Installation

Boatman

2015-2018

AT-14-01-06

Real-time Opportunity for Development Environmental Observations (RODEO) Task 6: Monitor Completion Activities of Wind Turbine Installation

Boatman

2015-2019

AT-16-03

Impact Assessment of Offshore Wind Turbines on High Frequency Coastal Oceanographic Radar

Boatman

2016-2018

AT-16-05

A Parametric Analysis and Sensitivity Study of the Acoustic Propagation for Renewable Energy Sources and Projects

Boatman

2016-2018

AT-14-01-07

Real-time Opportunity for Development Environmental Observations (RODEO); Task 7: Monitor Seafloor Disturbance

Boatman

2017-2019

AT-17-03

Southern New England Ventless Trap Survey and Lobster Seasonal Movement

Hooker

2017-2019

AT-17-02

Fish Auditory Thresholds - Part 1

Hooker

2017-2019

AT-17-x11

EMF (Electromagnetic Field) Impacts on American Eel Movement and Migration

Boatman

2018-2020

Protected Species

AT-14-03

Atlantic Marine Assessment Program for Protected Species (AMAPPS II)

Reeb

2014-2019

AT-14-06

Determining Offshore Use by Marine Mammals and Ambient Noise Levels Using Passive Acoustic Monitoring

Reeb

2014-2018

AT-15-03

Understanding Whale Presence in the Virginia OffshoreWind Energy Area Using Passive Acoustic Monitoring

Reeb

2015-2018

AT-15-01

Endangered Atlantic Sturgeon Habitat Use in Mid-Atlantic Wind Energy Area

Hooker

2015-2020

AT-15-x11

Integration of offshore Avian Spatial Data into the USFWS Information, Planning and Conservation System (IPaC)

Bigger

2016-2018

AT-16-02

Tracking Movements of Threatened Migratory rufa Red Knots in U.S. Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf Waters

Bigger

2016-2018

AT-17-x10

Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Field Surveys and Marine Resource Characterization for Offshore Wind Energy Planning Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts -Phase 2

Hooker

2017-2018

NT-17-x21

Evaluating the Accuracy and Detection Range of an Autonomous Real Time Whale Detection Buoy near the Massachusetts Wind Energy Area 

Boatman

2017-2019

AT-17-01

Using Nanotags to Measure Shorebird and Bat Responses to Offshore Wind Turbines

Bigger

2017-2020

Socioeconomics

AT-15-04

Quantitative Assessment of Spatially-Explicit Social Values

Carrier

2015-2018

AT-16-x23

Analysis of the Effects of the Block Island Wind Farm on Rhode Island Recreation and Tourism Activities

Stillings

2016-2018