OR&R’s accomplishments in fiscal year 2014 highlight examples of the world-class science and solutions that the office provides for protecting and restoring the nation's resources from coastal environmental hazards.
Articles from December 22, 2014
Several OR&R staff members have been recognized with the prestigious Bronze medal award! The Bronze medal is the highest award granted by the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere.
Following a week at Clean Gulf Conference in San Antonio, District 8 OR&R Scientific Support Coordinators (SSCs) LT Kyle Jellison and Dr. Paige Doelling headed back to Texas to participate in the Central Texas Coastal Area Committee (CTCAC) meeting, held at the Wildlife Center of Texas in Katy, Texas. CTCAC develops and manages the Area Contingency Plan addressing oil and hazmat spills in the coastal areas and navigable waters of Brazoria, Chambers, Galveston, and Harris counties.