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Articles from August 25, 2017

Posted: August 25, 2017
Oiled shoreline with marsh grass.

AUGUST 25, 2017--The 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill resulted in significant environmental harm over a large area of the Gulf of Mexico and adjacent shorelines.

Posted: August 25, 2017

AUGUST 25, 2017--OR&R Emergency Response Division employees CDR Jesse Stark and LTJG Matt Bissell participated in the annual North West Oil Spill Control Course in Port Angeles, Washington, on August 14-19.

Posted: August 25, 2017
Large group poses outdoors for photo.

AUGUST 25, 2017--Great Lakes Scientific Support Coordinator, Michael Doig, represented NOAA at a multi-day pollution response exercise August 22-23 in New York.

Posted: August 25, 2017
A woman and two men pose for photo.

AUGUST 25, 2017--On August 5-14, NOAA Marine Debris Program’s (MDP) Pacific Northwest Regional Coordinator, Nir Barnea, visited Indonesia to participate in and present at the International Symposium on Marine Plastic Debris in the city of Makassar, South Sulawesi.

Posted: August 25, 2017
Two people walk down a path.

AUGUST 25, 2017--After a series of Congressional briefings with the Alaska delegation, the NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP) staff met with long-term partner NGO's in Kodiak and Homer as part of a week-long visit to the region by the Program Director, Nancy Wallace. 

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