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Articles from March 3, 2017

Posted: March 3, 2017
Woman addressing a class of people.

MARCH 3, 2017--Every two years, California’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response (OSPR) teams up with Chevron to host an Oil Spill Response Technology Workshop to expand responders’ understanding of existing and emerging technologies and help them achieve the best available protection for CA waters.

Posted: March 3, 2017
Tank of water with sheet of Plexiglas being dipped in the water.

MARCH 3, 2017--The week of February 20, OR&R scientists continued their ongoing Deepwater Horizon Lessons Learned effort, by conducting laboratory tests of oil slick thickness at the University of South Florida.

Posted: March 3, 2017
Seated woman and a man talking to each other.

MARCH 3, 2017--On February 27 and 28, MDP staff Carlie Herring and Amy V. Uhrin attended the Communications Boot Camp for Scientists offered by the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS).

Posted: March 3, 2017
Sculpture made of marine debris.

MARCH 3, 2017-- Pacific Whale Foundation celebrated their 37th Annual World Whale Day in Kihei, Maui on February 18.

Posted: March 3, 2017
Two women and student with poster.

MARCH 3, 2017--Clouds in a bottle, mold on bread, geodesic domes, and of course, volcanoes!

Posted: March 3, 2017
Group of 10 individuals pose for photo.

MARCH 3, 2017--OR&R’s Emergency Response Division (ERD) teamed up with the National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) to provide inland oil spill training in Mojave Valley, AZ along the Lower Colorado River corridor, hosted by the DOI Bureau of Reclamation (BOR).

Posted: March 3, 2017
Group of people pose for picture on steps.

MARCH 3, 2017--OR&R held a five-day Science of Oil Spills course at the NCCOS Center for Coastal Environmental Health and Biomolecular Research facility at Fort Johnson in Charleston, SC, on February 13-17, 2017.

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