JUNE 26, 2015--On June 24-25, 2015, OR&R participated in a U.S. Coast Guard Preparedness for Response Exercise Program (PREP) drill in New Orleans, Louisiana, with Shell Oil playing the responsible party.
Articles from July 3, 2015
JUNE 26, 2015--From June 23 - 25, 2015, the NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP) hosted a marine debris reduction planning workshop at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center near Annapolis, Maryland.
JUNE 26, 2015--Kimberly Page Albins joined NOAA’s Marine Debris Division as the Marine Debris Regional Coordinator for the Gulf of Mexico in April of 2013.
JUNE 26, 2015--On June 26, 2015, NOAA OR&R staff joined with staff from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) and the NOAA Homeland Security Program Office (HSPO) to brief the senior NOAA leadership on on-going preparedness activities for the 2015 oil exploration season about to begin in the Arctic.
JUNE 26, 2015--On June 24, 2015, a contingent of National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) scientists led by Dr. Mike Fulton from the NCOSS Hollings Marine Laboratory met with OR&R Emergency Response Division scientists to discuss preliminary results from a cooperative research project.