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Articles from April 21, 2017

Posted: April 21, 2017
group of people looking into a large tub of water.

APRIL 21, 2017--Teams who train together play better. This spring OR&R and the Texas General Land Office again put that thought into action with our annual joint Shoreline Clean-up Assessment Technique (SCAT) team member class.

Posted: April 21, 2017

APRIL 21, 2017--Next week, OR&R will introduce the first glimpse of the new polar projections of Arctic ERMA at the International Conference on Arctic Science: Bringing Knowledge to Action, to be held in Reston, VA, on April 26.

Posted: April 21, 2017
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APRIL 21, 2017--Melodie Hardwick is a Mobile Application Designer with OR&R’s Emergency Response Division (ERD).

Posted: April 21, 2017
Group of five posing outdoors.

APRIL 21, 2017--A special media event was held at the NOAA Inouye Regional Center in Honolulu, HI, on April 13 highlighting the removal of an estimated 100,000 lbs. of derelict fishing gear and plastics from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

Posted: April 21, 2017
Two men posing for a photo outdoors.

APRIL 21, 2017-- Simeon Hahn, representing NOAA, participated in a press event sponsored by EPA Region 3 to announce the Brownfields Area Wide Planning grant for Wilmington that will be used to cleanup, redevelop and promote productive reuse of Brownfield sites along the Brandywine River.

Posted: April 21, 2017
People in a room around multiple monitors.

APRIL 21, 2017--On April 12-13, an exercise was held at the Seattle waterfront simulating a vessel collision at sea, resulting in the discharge of 80,000 barrels/3,360,000 gallons of Alaska North Slope crude oil approximately 10 nautical miles WNW of Cape Flattery, WA.

Posted: April 21, 2017
A group of people posing in front of cattails.

APRIL 21, 2017--Over the past year OR&R's Ed Levine, an Emergency Response Division Response Operations Supervisor, has been working as an adviser and discussant to a group of University of Maryland seniors on their Gemstone Honors project.

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