Articles from December 11, 2015

Posted: December 11, 2015
Two people listen as man talks on beach.

DECEMBER 11, 2015--During the week of December 7, OR&R’s Emergency Response Division conducted a Science of Oil Spills (SOS) class at the Inouye Regional Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Posted: December 11, 2015
Cover of report: Spills of Diluted Bitumen from Pipelines...

DECEMBER 11, 2015--On December 8, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a study, Spills of Diluted Bitumen from Pipelines: A Comparative Study of Environmental Fate, Effects and Response.

Posted: December 11, 2015
Group of people posing for picture.

DECEMBER 11, 2015--OR&R’s Dr. Amy Merten chaired the Arctic Council’s Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) Work Group meeting in Reykjavik, Iceland, December 2-3, 2015.

Posted: December 11, 2015
Workshop participants sitting at tables.

DECEMBER 11, 2015--In a continued effort to improve preparedness for response to and recovery from acute waterway debris incidents NOAA’s Marine Debris Program along with Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve co-hosted the Florida Marine Debris Regional Response Planning Workshop in Tallahassee Florida on December 1- 2, 2015.

Posted: December 11, 2015
Three people looking at cell phones and documents.

DECEMBER 11, 2015--OR&R’s Emergency Response Division helped plan a recent oil spill exercise for the University of Miami and U.S. Coast Guard Sector Miami.

Posted: December 11, 2015

DECEMBER 11, 2015--At the request of the U.S. Department of State, OR&R will participate in Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Regional Forum (ARF) Workshop on Maritime Oil Spill Emergency Response Management and Disposal Cooperation.

Posted: December 11, 2015

DECEMBER 11, 2015—Earlier this week, OR&R attended the NOAA Western Regional Team meeting in Seattle and discussed OR&R’s role in spill response and Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA).

Posted: December 11, 2015

DECEMBER 11, 2015--Mark Miller and LTJG Steven Wall of the OR&R’s Emergency Response Division prepared a modeled trajectory and participated in the U.S. Coast Guard District 8 Sector New Orleans Annual Area Maritime Security Training and Exercise Program functional exercise.

Posted: December 11, 2015

DECEMBER 11, 2015--On December 15, University of Washington students and staff will brief interested OR&R staff on a joint project they are working on concerning emerging risks in marine transport.

Articles from December 11, 2015

Posted: December 11, 2015
Two people listen as man talks on beach.

DECEMBER 11, 2015--During the week of December 7, OR&R’s Emergency Response Division conducted a Science of Oil Spills (SOS) class at the Inouye Regional Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Posted: December 11, 2015
Cover of report: Spills of Diluted Bitumen from Pipelines...

DECEMBER 11, 2015--On December 8, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a study, Spills of Diluted Bitumen from Pipelines: A Comparative Study of Environmental Fate, Effects and Response.

Posted: December 11, 2015
Group of people posing for picture.

DECEMBER 11, 2015--OR&R’s Dr. Amy Merten chaired the Arctic Council’s Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) Work Group meeting in Reykjavik, Iceland, December 2-3, 2015.

Posted: December 11, 2015
Workshop participants sitting at tables.

DECEMBER 11, 2015--In a continued effort to improve preparedness for response to and recovery from acute waterway debris incidents NOAA’s Marine Debris Program along with Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve co-hosted the Florida Marine Debris Regional Response Planning Workshop in Tallahassee Florida on December 1- 2, 2015.

Posted: December 11, 2015
Three people looking at cell phones and documents.

DECEMBER 11, 2015--OR&R’s Emergency Response Division helped plan a recent oil spill exercise for the University of Miami and U.S. Coast Guard Sector Miami.

Posted: December 11, 2015

DECEMBER 11, 2015--At the request of the U.S. Department of State, OR&R will participate in Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Regional Forum (ARF) Workshop on Maritime Oil Spill Emergency Response Management and Disposal Cooperation.

Posted: December 11, 2015

DECEMBER 11, 2015—Earlier this week, OR&R attended the NOAA Western Regional Team meeting in Seattle and discussed OR&R’s role in spill response and Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA).

Posted: December 11, 2015

DECEMBER 11, 2015--Mark Miller and LTJG Steven Wall of the OR&R’s Emergency Response Division prepared a modeled trajectory and participated in the U.S. Coast Guard District 8 Sector New Orleans Annual Area Maritime Security Training and Exercise Program functional exercise.

Posted: December 11, 2015

DECEMBER 11, 2015--On December 15, University of Washington students and staff will brief interested OR&R staff on a joint project they are working on concerning emerging risks in marine transport.