Articles from August 7, 2015
AUGUST 7, 2015--OR&R staff coordinated with Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS), NMFS Office of Protected Resources (OPR) and National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) to conduct a workshop titled "Developing Guidance for Assessing Injuries to Marine Mammals from Oil Spills."
AUGUST 7, 2015--A football-field sized barge carrying nearly 3,400 super-sacks of marine debris from remote and rugged beaches from Alaska and British Columbia docked at the Waste Management facility in Seattle, Washington, on August 6, 2015.
AUGUST 7, 2015--The Delaware River Urban Waters Federal Partnership (UWFP) held the Brownfields Revitalization Community of Practice Meeting at the Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Camden, New Jersey on July 30, 2015.
AUGUST 7, 2015--On August 6, 2015, the U.S. Department of Justice announced that more than 56 parties have agreed to restore key salmon habitat on the White River, which flows through King and Pierce Counties in Washington, to resolve their liability for natural resource damages caused by hazardous substances released into the Thea Foss and Wheeler-Osgood Waterways in Tacoma’s Commencement Bay.