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Articles from January 5, 2018

Posted: January 5, 2018
Two men looking at a piece of paper.

Jan. 5, 2018 — During fiscal year 2017, OR&R set a new record, responding to 205 oil/chemical spills and other emergency incidents, exceeding its previous record of 201 responses in fiscal year 2009.

Posted: January 5, 2018
A woman poses for photo.

Naomi Wilkins is a software developer specializing in web technologies with OR&R. Her role involves a wide range of activities, which is partly why she enjoys it so much!

Posted: January 5, 2018
Woman outdoors with sculpture and marine debris.

Jan. 5, 2018 — On December 18, the North Inlet-Winyah Bay (NIWB) National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR) and City of Georgetown hosted a shrimp stuffing event at East Bay Park in Georgetown, South Carolina.

Posted: January 5, 2018
Marsh with vegetation and trash.

Jan. 5, 2018 — On November 29, 2017, the Federal District Court of Maryland approved a Consent Decree that resolves EPA’s clean-up requirements at the 68th Street Dump Superfund Site.

Posted: January 5, 2018
A woman and a man pose for photo.

Jan. 5, 2018 — Liza Hernandez joined OR&R’s Assessment and Restoration Division (ARD) on December 26, as the new federal Southeast Regional Resource Coordinator (RRC).

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