As required by the ICOOS Act of 2009, the IOOS Program Office has completed the first biennial U.S. IOOS Report to Congress (2011). Per the Act, the final report was transmitted to Congress by the National Ocean Council – Deputy level on November 10, 2011.
Please find the final report attached on this email. The report can also be accessed from the ioos.gov website at: www.ioos.gov/about/governance/ioos_report_congress2011.pdf
Please feel free to distribute to your colleagues. Questions may be directed to Jessica Snowden (firstname.lastname@example.org, 301-427-2453).