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Articles from January 20, 2017

Posted: January 20, 2017
A hand lholding out a tiny piece of plastic.

JANUARY 20, 2017--On January 12, the NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP) participated in a Reddit “Ask Us Anything” (AUA), during which MDP Scientists Amy Uhrin and Carlie Herring answered questions from the Reddit community about microplastics.

Posted: January 20, 2017

JANUARY 20, 2017--Over the past week, OR&R Policy Analyst Robin Garcia met with staff from the National Wildlife Federation, the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, and Ducks Unlimited.

Posted: January 20, 2017
River flowing over a dam.

JANUARY 20, 2017--Ken Finkelstein and Jay Field of OR&R’s Assessment and Restoration Division attended the Ninth International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments, sponsored by Battelle, in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 9 -12.

Posted: January 20, 2017

JANUARY 20, 2017--For years, NOAA's Office of Response and Restoration has been offering our popular Science of Oil Spills classes to oil spill responders and planners.

But oil isn't the only hazardous material for which we have expertise.

Posted: January 20, 2017
View of a river and bridge.

JANUARY 20, 2017--NOAA supported the U.S. delegation to the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR) Subcommittee in London on January 15 – 20.

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