JULY 22, 2016--During the week of July 18-22, NOAA participated in the annual EcoCanal notification exercise between the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) and the U.S. National Response Team (NRT).
Articles from July 22, 2016
JULY 22, 2016--Monitoring shorelines for marine debris can help answer some important questions such as: How big is the marine debris problem, and how is it changing over time? What types of debris are most common in your region?
JULY 22, 2016--OR&R has a new Health and Safety Coordinator! After 24 years in this position, Nir Barnea, the outgoing health and safety coordinator, is hanging up his safety boots to focus solely on his marine debris responsibilities.
JULY 15, 2016--Plastic debris can be found in all shapes and sizes, but debris that is less than five-millimeters long is called "microplastic".