MARCH 24, 2017--The Third International Conference on Environmental Pollution, Restoration and Management, held recently in Quy Nhon, Vietnam, featured OR&R's Senior Scientist, Dr. Lisa DiPinto, as a plenary speaker and participant.
Articles from March 24, 2017
MARCH 24, 2017--The Marine Debris Program presented about Abandoned and Derelict Vessels at the Maine Harbormasters Association Annual Training on March 9. Every year, the Association hosts 3 days of classes in Castine, ME at the Maine Maritime Academy. There are classes for both novice and experienced harbormasters, and it is an opportunity for members to meet one another as well as state and federal agency partners.
MARCH 24, 2017--The south shore of Raritan Bay supports small coastal communities exposed to coastal vulnerabilities.
MARCH 24, 2017--The week of March 20, the OR&R Assessment and Restoration Division’s (ARD) Spatial Data Branch held a three-day training to provide updates on tool development, NOAA General Counsel Natural Resources Section data requirements, and data management plans.
MARCH 24, 2017--A chemistry teacher at Capital City Public Charter School in Washington, DC contacted the OR&R Emergency Response Division in search of experts to talk to her students about oil spills and methods of clean up.
MARCH 24, 2017--The NOAA Gulf of Mexico Disaster Response Center will be providing a Science of Oil Spills class on March 27-31 in Mobile, AL.