NOAA Circular 11-03

December 17, 2010
Subject: Reorganization - National Marine Fisheries Service
To: National Marine Fisheries Service Assistant Administrator Staff Office of the Under Secretary Administrative Delivery Points

Effective January 3, 2011, the National Marine Fisheries Service, Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC) is reorganized as follows: 1) establish the Ecosystem Assessment Program in Woods Hole and Narragansett; 2) establish a Cooperative Research Program in Narragansett and Gloucester; 3) establish Academic Programs; 4) establish a Population Dynamics Branch in Narragansett; 5) establish a Protected Species Branch in Narragansett; 6) establish Social Sciences Branches in Narragansett, Silver Spring, Boston, and New York; and 7) establish a Research Communications Branch in Gloucester.

The following will be abolished: 1) Research Planning and Coordination Office; 2) Facilities and Safety Branch (Gloucester); 3) Ecosystems Surveys Branch (Narragansett); and 4) Biotechnology Branch (Sandy Hook) .

The following will have organizational title changes without changes to the related code structures:

  1. From Data Management Staff to Data Management Systems Division (Narragansett), (Milford) and (Sandy Hook) .
  2. From Maine Field Station to Maine Field Station (Orono)
  3. From National Systematics Laboratory to National Systematics Laboratory (DC)
  4. From Facilities and Safety Branch to Facility Operations and Safety Branch (Narragansett), (Milford) and (Sandy Hook)

The organizations and related code structures are revised as follows:

NOAA ORGANIZATION CODE ORGANIZATION TITLE MAIL ROUTING CODE
FM7000 NORTHEAST FISHERIES SCIENCE CENTER F/NEC
FM7001 NE FISHERIES SCIENCE CENTER (NARRAGANSETT) F/NECXOl
FM7030 DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS STAFF F/NECX3
FM7031 DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS STAFF (NARRAGANSETT) F/NECX31
FM7032 DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS STAFF (MILFORD) F/NECX32
FM7033 DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS STAFF (SANDY HOOK) F/NECX33
FM7040 ECOSYSTEM ASSESSMENT PROGRAM F/NECX4
FM7041 ECOSYSTEM ASSESSMENT PROGRAM (NARRAGANSETT) F/NECX41
FM7050 COOPERATIVE RESEARCH PROGRAM (NARRAGANSETT) F/NECX5
FM7051 COOPERATIVE RESEARCH PROGRAM (GLOUCESTER) F/NECX51
FM7060 ACADEMIC PROGRAMS F/NECX6
FM7100 ECOSYSTEM PROCESSES DIV (SANDY HOOK) F/NECl
FM7110 BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY BRANCH (SANDY HOOK) F/NECll
FM712 0 OCEANOGRAPHY BRANCH F/NEC12
FM7121 OCEANOGRAPHY BRANCH (NARRAGANSETT) F/NEC121
FM7130 COASTAL ECOLOGY BRANCH (SANDY HOOK) F /NEC13
FM7140 MARINE CHEMISTRY BRANCH (SANDY HOOK) F /NECl4
FM7200 FISHERIES AND ECOSYSTEMS MONITORING AND ANALYSIS DIV F/NEC2
FM7210 FISHERIES SAMPLING BRANCH F/NEC21
FM7220 ECOSYSTEMS SURVEYS BRANCH F/NEC22
FM7230 POPULATION BIOLOGY BRANCH F/NEC23
FM7231 POPULATION BIOLOGY BRANCH (NARRAGANSETT) F/NEC231
FM7310 POPULATION DYNAMICS BRANCH F/NEC31
FM7311 MAINE FIELD STATION (ORONO) F/NEC311
FM7312 POPULATION DYNAMICS BRANCH (NARRAGANSETT) F/NEC312
FM7320 PROTECTED SPECIES BRANCH F/NEC32
FM7321 PROTECTED SPECIES BRANCH (NARRAGANSETT) F/NEC321
FM7330 SOCIAL SCIENCES BRANCH F/NEC33
FM7331 SOCIAL SCIENCES BRANCH (NARRAGANSETT) F/NEC331
FM7332 SOCIAL SCIENCES BRANCH (SILVER SPRING) F/NEC332
FM7333 SOCIAL SCIENCES BRANCH (BOSTON) F/NEC333
FM7334 SOCIAL SCIENCES BRANCH (NEW YORK) F/NEC334
FM7400 AQUACULTURE AND ENHANCEMENT DIV (MILFORD) F/NEC4
FM7410 CULTURE SYSTEMS & HABITAT EVAL BR (MILFORD) F/NEC41
FM7420 BIOTECHNOLOGY BRANCH (MILFORD) F/NEC42
FM7500 NATIONAL SYSTEMATICS LABORATORY (DC) F/NEC5
FM7700 OPERATIONS, MGMT, AND INFORMATION DIV F/NEC7
FM7710 BUDGET AND FINANCE BRANCH F /NEC71
FM7711 BUDGET AND FINANCE BRANCH (NARRAGANSETT) F/NEC711
FM7712 BUDGET AND FINANCE BRANCH (MILFORD) F/NEC712
FM7713 BUDGET AND FINANCE BRANCH (SANDY HOOK) F/NEC713
FM7720 FACILITY OPERATIONS AND SAFETY BRANCH F/NEC72
FM7721 FACILITY OPERATIONS AND SAFETY BRANCH (NARRAGANSETT) F/NEC721
FM7722 FACILITY OPERATIONS AND SAFETY BRANCH (MILFORD) F/NEC722
FM7723 FACILITY OPERATIONS AND SAFETY BRANCH (SANDY HOOK) F/NEC723
FM7730 RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS BRANCH F/NEC73
FM77 31 RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS BRANCH (SANDY HOOK) F/NEC731
FM7732 RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS BRANCH (GLOUCESTER) F/NEC732
Establish
NOAA ORGANIZATION CODE NFC PERSONNEL SYSTEM CODE MAIL ROUTING CODE
FM7040 54-30-21-0000-04-00-00 F/NECX4
FM7041 54-30-21-0000-04-01-00 F/NECX41
FM7050 54-30-21-0000-05-00-00 F/NECX5
FM7051 54-30-21-0000-05-01-00 F/NECX51
FM7060 54-30-21-0000-06-00-00 F/NECX6
FM7312 54-30-21-0003-01-02-00 F/NEC312
FM7321 54-30-21-0003-02-01-00 F/NEC321
FM7331 54-30-21-0003-03-01-00 F/NEC331
FM7332 54-30-21-0003-03-02-00 F/NEC332
FM7333 54-30-21-0003-03-03-00 F/NEC333
FM7334 54-30-21-0003-03-04-00 F/NEC334
FM7732 54-30-21-0007-03-02-00 F/NEC732
Abolish
NOAA ORGANIZATION CODE ORGANIZATION CODE CONVERSION MAIL ROUTING CODE
FM7010 30-21-0000-01-00-00-00 F/NECX1
FM7221 54-30-21-0002-02-01-00-00 F/NEC221
FM7421 54-30-21-0004-02-01-00-00 F/NEC421
FM7724 54-30-21-0007-02-04-00-00 F/NEC724

Signed,

12/17/10
Approval Date

Sandra R. Manning
Acting Director of Workforce Management
Workforce Management Office