OR&R collaborated with the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) and EPA to present a full day course, “Introduction to Oil Spill Response for Firefighters and Public Safety Personnel,” at the Florida Hazardous Material Symposium for firefighters from Florida.
Articles from January 30, 2015
In the National Ocean Science Bowl's (NOSB) first ever "Ask an Expert" Google+ Hangout, NOAA's OR&R experts answered on live-streaming video questions about oil in the marine environment from students across the country.
On Friday January 23, 2015 the $5.15 billion settlement with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation for environmental and tort claims went into effect.
Last year, students and teachers at Del Norte High School in Crescent City cleaned and returned a small boat to Takata High School in Rikuzentakata, a city in Japan.
Ian Zelo is currently the acting NW and Great Lakes branch chief for the Assessment and Restoration Division.