February 5, 2016--I started at OR&R at the end of July 2015. My background combines over a dozen years of engineering, facilitation, and environmental science with six years of ecological experience.
Articles from February 5, 2016
FEBRUARY 5, 2016--The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference was held February 1 – 4, 2016, in Tampa, Florida. The conference focused on advancing our understanding of oil spill effects on ecosystems and human dimensions.
FEBRUARY 5, 2016--On December 26, 1976, the Liberian tanker Olympic Games ran aground in the Delaware River, causing the sixth major oil spill in a three year period. Despite the efforts of many people, thousands of animals died because little was known about helping oiled wildlife.
FEBRUARY 5, 2016--On January 28, Nancy Wallace, Marine Debris Program Director, traveled to San Diego to join California Regional Coordinator Sherry Lippiatt on a tour of the Tijuana River Estuarine Research Reserve (TRNERR), the site of a Marine Debris Program funded community-based removal project.
FEBRUARY 5, 2016--A workshop on the Standardization and Harmonization of Marine Litter Monitoring was hosted by G7 President, Japan, on January 25-26, 2016 in Tokyo.