MAY 5, 2017--This week, OR&R’s Emergency Response Division returned to Prince William Sound to use some of the old buried oil from the Exxon Valdez oil spill to improve how we can find oil on the shoreline in the future.
Articles from May 5, 2017
MAY 5, 2017--On April 29, Marine Debris Program staff participated in the CoastSavers annual spring cleanup in Washington State.
Tackling Marine Debris at the International Level: Marine Debris Program Attends G7 Workshop in Rome
MAY 5, 2017--Within the framework of the 2017 Italian G7 Presidency, the Government of Italy hosted a Marine Litter Workshop.
MAY 5, 2017—Staff from OR&R’s Emergency Response Division were honored with Excellence in Public Service awards at the Seattle Federal Executive Board Celebration of Public Service on May 3, 2017.
MAY 5, 2017--Seton Hall University hosted a two-day Hudson-Delaware Chapter meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (HDC-SETAC).
MAY 5, 2017--Twelve NMFS Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Stranding Network coordinators went through oil spill “bootcamp” to train for the Deputy Wildlife Branch Director position.
MAY 5, 2017--On April 28, OR&R's Ed Levine and Dr. Steve Sempier of Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium presented a OneNOAA Science Seminar on the Gulf of Mexico Sea Grant Oil Spill Science Outreach Program and cooperation between Sea Grant and OR&R.
MAY 5, 2017--On April 10-13, Marine Debris Program Chief Scientist, Amy V. Uhrin, attended the 2017 meeting of the US chapter of the International Association for Landscape Ecology (US-IALE) in Baltimore, MD.