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Articles from April 24, 2014

Posted: April 24, 2014

April 24, 2014--The week of April 14, OR&R's Kari Sheets and George Graettinger taught introductory and advanced GIS classes at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut.

Posted: April 24, 2014
Two men at exhibit table.

April 24, 2014 -- On Wednesday, April 23, 2014, the U.S. Coast Guard brought high school students from Woodrow Wilson High School, Alliance Christian Academy, and home schools to its Portsmouth (Virginia) Base. The goal was to show them how STEM courses can help them later in life.

Posted: April 24, 2014
Large excavator removing debris from water.

April 24, 2014--Earth Day began with a clean sweep at Dog River in Alabama.

Posted: May 2, 2014
Man in front of blackboard speaking into microphone.

On April 30, 2014, OR&R Scientific Support Coordinator Ed Levine addressed an audience of undergraduates and high school students at the Annual NOAA CREST Day at The City College of the City University of New York.

Posted: May 2, 2014
People spreading mulch.

To celebrate Earth Day NOAA Fisheries staff led the first NOAA Restoration Day on April 24, 2014, at NOAA’s Western Regional Campus (WRC) on the shores of Lake Washington in Seattle, WA.

Posted: May 2, 2014
Eroding sand dunes

OR&R’s Emergency Response Division is pleased to announce the release of its latest update to the Sensitivity of Coastal Environments and Wildlife to Spilled Oil for Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

Posted: May 2, 2014
people cleaning up site.

This Earth Month volunteers have been diving deep into tons, literally tons, of spring cleaning for our planet.

Posted: May 2, 2014

On May 2, 2014, OR&R Senior Scientist Alan Mearns presented a talk at the session "Spill prevention, preparedness and response issues in the Salish Sea and Pacific Northwest" on uptake and depuration of PAHs in mussels following the May 2012 DeepSea diesel spill in Penn Cove, Washington.

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