OR&R Weekly Report

The Office of Response and Restoration publishes this weekly round-up of news and information of interest to our partners, stakeholders, and team members.

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Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--NOAA held the annual Student Scholarship Orientation for Hollings and EPP Scholars on July 10-11 in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Woman with water and snow-covered land in background.
Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--Congratulations to Dr. Amy Merten of OR&R for being recently selected as NOS Employee of the Month.

Bits of plastic and debris on sand.
Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--On June 28-29, the Marine Debris Program Chief Scientist, Amy Uhrin, and Research Coordinator, Carlie Herring, participated in a microplastics workshop held by the EPA in Crystal City, Virginia.

Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--Catherine Berg, OR&R Scientific Support Coordinator in the region, will assist the U.S. Coast Guard and partner agencies at a three-day oil spill response seminar for North Slope residents in Utqiaġivk, Alaska, July 25-27.

Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--Active shooter incidents are unpredictable and can escalate rapidly.

Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--On June 29, the OR&R Diversity and Inclusion Committee hosted an event to help attendees learn about their unique sleep patterns and needs.

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Woman speaking from a lectern.
Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--NOAA held the annual Student Scholarship Orientation for Hollings and EPP Scholars on July 10-11 in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Woman with water and snow-covered land in background.
Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--Congratulations to Dr. Amy Merten of OR&R for being recently selected as NOS Employee of the Month.

Bits of plastic and debris on sand.
Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--On June 28-29, the Marine Debris Program Chief Scientist, Amy Uhrin, and Research Coordinator, Carlie Herring, participated in a microplastics workshop held by the EPA in Crystal City, Virginia.

Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--Catherine Berg, OR&R Scientific Support Coordinator in the region, will assist the U.S. Coast Guard and partner agencies at a three-day oil spill response seminar for North Slope residents in Utqiaġivk, Alaska, July 25-27.

Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--Active shooter incidents are unpredictable and can escalate rapidly.

Posted: July 14, 2017

JULY 14, 2017--On June 29, the OR&R Diversity and Inclusion Committee hosted an event to help attendees learn about their unique sleep patterns and needs.

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