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Articles from August 19, 2016

Posted: August 19, 2016
Two people walking along a beach along the water line.

AUGUST 19, 2016--On August 16 and August 17, three NOAA Marine Debris Program team members (Amy Uhrin, Chief Scientist; Carlie Herring, Research Coordinator; and Jason Rolfe, Mid-Atlantic Regional Coordinator) conducted shoreline marine debris monitoring at seven beach sites along the Delaware and Maryland coastline.

Posted: August 19, 2016

AUGUST 19, 2016--On August 18, 2016, a large group of government scientists, academicians, and consultants learned about new research that could help decision-makers better measure injuries to natural resources from chemical contamination.

Posted: August 19, 2016

AUGUST 19, 2016—The week of August 15, OR&R’s Emergency Response Division participated in the Canada-U.S. Pacific (CANUSPAC) 2016 Oil Spill Workshop and a Joint Response Team (JRT) meeting held in Victoria, B.C.

Posted: August 19, 2016
Students at tables front of classroom.

AUGUST 19, 2016--Last week, the Disaster Response Center (DRC), in coordination with Genwest Systems, Inc., held an Incident Command System (ICS) 300: Incident Command for Expanding Incidents course.

Posted: August 19, 2016
Ice breaking up on a frozen seascape.

AUGUST 19, 2016--On Friday, August 12, 2016, OR&R Seattle hosted Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, NOAA Administrator and Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere, for briefings on Arctic activities.

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