Project Code: NOAA-USA-16

Did you know that in national marine sanctuaries people can snorkel, fish, surf and paddle?

Project Title Did you know that in national marine sanctuaries people can snorkel, fish, surf and paddle?
Project Summary Did you know that national marine sanctuaries are managed for the conservation of their natural and cultural resources, while supporting sustainable recreation and tourism? Much of the American public doesn't – and here is the opportunity to help us change that.
Country United States
Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
DoS Office N/A
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

Help support ocean conservation by spreading the word that national marine sanctuaries are fantastic places for responsible recreation and tourism activities via social media. Write posts, articles and explore new facets of social media to inspire and connect the public to the ocean and Great Lakes.Tasks may include brainstorming and researching topics, interviewing subject matter experts, locating images, and writing and editing text. You'll work with NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries writer/editor to develop your stories to increase public understanding about how national marine sanctuaries are places for responsible recreation, tourism and stewardship opportunities. We're looking for an individual who has strong writing and editing skills and a knack for telling stories.

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Editing and proofreading
Marketing
Storytelling/blogging/vlogging
Writing
Additional Information

For more information about NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, check out sanctuaries.noaa.gov/visit.