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Articles from February 20, 2015

Posted: February 20, 2015
Man at lectern.

Ben Shorr, OR&R Physical Scientist with the Assessment and Restoration Division’s Spatial Data Branch, presented on NOAA’s data management and query tools developed and used for the Deepwater Horizon Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) at the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science conference in Houston, TX.

Posted: February 20, 2015
Man lectures to students seated at tables.

USCG Sector Miami is holding a series of county focused updates for the local area contingency plan that started on February 11, 2015, in Broward County.

Posted: February 20, 2015
Landscape of sea ice with mountains in background.

The 17th annual Alaska Forum on the Environment (AFE) was held in Anchorage during the week of February 9, 2015.

Posted: February 20, 2015
Woman posing in front of a poster.

ENS Rachel Pryor is the new Assistant Scientific Support Coordinator (SSC) for the West Coast. On February 18, 2014, ENS Rachel Pryor attended the Snohomish County Marine Resources Advisory Committee monthly meeting at the County Administration building in Everett, WA.

Posted: February 20, 2015
Original art for marine debris poster.

Congratulations to our 2015 “Keep the Sea Free of Debris” art contest winners!

Posted: February 20, 2015
Derailed train in the snow.

On February 16, 2015, a CSX oil train derailed and caught fire in West Virginia near the confluence of Armstrong Creek and the Kanawha River.

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