National marine sanctuary offices and visitor centers closed to the public; waters remain open

NOAA's national marine sanctuary offices and visitor centers are closed to the public while the waters remain open for responsible use in accordance with CDC guidance and local regulations. More information on the response from NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries can be found on



Staff members may be contacted by writing: SBNMS, 175 Edward Foster Road, Scituate, MA 02066; or calling 781-545-8026. Phone extensions and e-mail addresses are included here:

Pete DeCola – Superintendent  781.546.6011;

Ben Haskell – Deputy Superintendent  781.546.6005;

Alan Collette – Program Support Specialist  781.546.6016;

Leila Hatch, Ph.D. – Marine Ecologist  781.546.6006;

Peter Hong – Research Technician  781.546.6022;

Amy Meloski – Boat Captain  781.546.6017;

Anne-Marie Runfola – Volunteer Program and SAC Coordinator

David Slocum – Facilities and Vessel Operations Coordinator

Tammy Silva, Ph.D. – Post Doc Scientist  781.546.6019;

Anne Smrcina – Education Coordinator  781.546.6007;

Elizabeth Stokes – Program Support Assistant  781-546-6004; elizabeth

Alice Stratton – Marine Ecologist  203-882-6515;

Mike Thompson – GIS Analyst  781-546-6008;

Dave Wiley, Ph.D. – Research Coordinator  781-546-6014;



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