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What does NMS stand for?

NMS stands for National Marine Sanctuary (US Park Service)

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While in Doha in April, Jason Patlis, president and CEO of the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (NMSF), announced that four Qatari students had been selected by the Supreme Council of Education to participate in the 2011 Ocean for Life programme in Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary.
After changing into wet suits and life preservers in the company's locker room, we met our guide, who launched our kayak into the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary below the Monterey Plaza Hotel.
In 1997, the 1,218 square nautical miles of coastal and ocean waters around the main Hawai'ian Islands became a National Marine Sanctuary to protect these cetaceans.
The team included scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, MBARI, and Moss Landing Marine Laboratories.
As part of a uniquely Key West benefit event called the Underwater Music Festival, Alfonso accepted the challenge earlier this year to conduct her own symphony's recording of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony on the ocean floor at the Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary, surrounded by divers holding prop instruments representing a "trombonefish," a "manta-lin," and so on.
The entire destination has been designated a National Marine Sanctuary protecting the natural resources above and below water.