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Articles from August 7, 2015

Posted: August 7, 2015
River and riverbanks.

AUGUST 7, 2015--On August 5, 2015, NOAA and trustees issued a press release announcing a public meeting and the posting of a restoration scoping document for the Kerr-McGee Chemical Corporation site in Navassa, North Carolina.

Posted: 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."

Posted: August 7, 2015
A barge in water.

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.

Posted: August 7, 2015
Man speaking to a group in front of a screen.

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.

Posted: August 7, 2015
View of Commencement Bay.

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.

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