Outreach, Communications, Media Requests

AOML offers outreach materials and resources for students, media, and the general public. For additional information about AOML research or to request a media interview with an AOML employee, please contact:


Erica Rule

AOML Communications Officer


Erica Rule@noaa.gov


Additional media requests may also be sent to NOAA Public Affairs:


Monica Allen

NOAA Public Affairs, NOAA Research




NOAA Open House   May 10-12, 2018

School Groups

Thursday and Friday, May 10-11, are reserved for school groups attending the Open House on field trip. Advance registration is required as we can acommodate a limited number of people each day. Please use this Google Form to register your school for the field trip. There is no cost to attend the Open House.


General Public

Saturday, May 12, 2018 is for the general public. We invite the local community to join us to learn about hurricane research, climate science, oceanography, local fisheries, coral communities, and endangered species research. Please join us as we celebrate the Third International Year of the Reef, with scientists will be on-hand to describe their research projects and answer questions. There is no advance registration required for the general public.


May 12, 2018

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

4301 Rickenbacker Causeway

Miami, FL 33149


Patches will be awarded to Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts who attend the event.



AOML offers the following resources for students and teachers:


AOML Photo Gallery 

Check out our photo gallery which highlights AOML scientists conducting field activities and related events or accomplishments. 

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