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NOAA awards Life Science, Administrative, and Technical Support Services Contract to CSS

October 1, 2014

October 1, 2014 will mark the beginning of the five-year period of performance for the support contract to NOAA's National Ocean Service. CSS will continue its efforts on behalf of the National Centers or Costal Ocean Service, the Center for Sponsored Coastal Ocean Research, and the Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment which include: management, planning, data acquisition, quality control, GIS, statistical analysis, modeling, communications, outreach, and training. The majority of these operations are located in Silver Spring, Maryland however positions are also required for field locations. Some of the on-going projects associated with the statement of work include large-scale biogeographic assessments, ecological characterizations, monitoring strategies, habitat suitability modeling, contaminant impact assessments, and benthic habitat mapping. The approximate value of this award will be more than $10,000,000.