APRIL 8, 2016--OR&R’s Emergency Response Division (ERD) hosted a Shoreline Cleanup Assessment Technique (SCAT) course on March 29-31. The course was held at the Jacques Cousteau National Research Reserve Coastal Education Center, located in Tuckerton, New Jersey.
Articles from April 8, 2016
APRIL 8, 2016--OR&R Director Dave Westerholm addressed the Spill Control Association of America (SCAA) on April 6 in Washington, D.C., as part of the organization’s annual meeting and conference.
APRIL 8, 2016--On April 1, Carlie Herring, the NOAA Marine Debris Program Research Coordinator, presented and participated in a panel discussion at the Ocean Policy Working Group Symposium held at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.
APRIL 8, 2016--OR&R’s Emergency Response Division (ERD) conducted the Science of Oil Spills (SOS) course at OR&R’s Gulf of Mexico Disaster Response Center (DRC) in Mobile, Alabama on March 28 to April 1, 2016.
APRIL 8, 2016--On Wednesday, April 6, Emma Tonge, an intern with the NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP), ran an exhibit at the annual Oakland EarthExpo held in the Frank Ogawa Plaza of Oakland, California.
APRIL 8, 2016--OR&R Assessment and Restoration Division staff shared information on career paths, education, and experiences working at NOAA with eleventh and twelfth graders at Brooklyn Prospect High School in New York City.
APRIL 8, 2016--The Record of Decision for remediation of the lower 8.3 miles of the Passaic River was issued on March 4 after years of collaboration between federal and state agencies.