Statement on Award of Cooperative Agreement for Management and Operations of Arecibo Observatory

Overhead view of the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico.Richard Green, director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Astronomical Sciences, and Paul Shepson, director of the NSF Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, issued the following statement.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is pleased to announce that beginning Feb. 22, the University of Central Florida (UCF) will start formal transition activities to take on the operations and management of NSF's Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico. NSF is ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=244536&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click
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