Articles from May 5, 2017

Posted: May 5, 2017
Two people and a dog sit on the grass.

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.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Man stands in front of full dumpster.

MAY 5, 2017--On April 29, Marine Debris Program staff participated in the CoastSavers annual spring cleanup in Washington State.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Group of people meeting around large table.

MAY 5, 2017--Within the framework of the 2017 Italian G7 Presidency, the Government of Italy hosted a Marine Litter Workshop.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Group poses in front of banner.

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.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Large classroom of meeting participants.

MAY 5, 2017--Seton Hall University hosted a two-day Hudson-Delaware Chapter meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (HDC-SETAC).

Posted: May 5, 2017
Slide projected on screen.

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.

Posted: May 5, 2017

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.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Seagrass beds under the surface of the water.

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.

Articles from May 5, 2017

Posted: May 5, 2017
Two people and a dog sit on the grass.

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.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Man stands in front of full dumpster.

MAY 5, 2017--On April 29, Marine Debris Program staff participated in the CoastSavers annual spring cleanup in Washington State.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Group of people meeting around large table.

MAY 5, 2017--Within the framework of the 2017 Italian G7 Presidency, the Government of Italy hosted a Marine Litter Workshop.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Group poses in front of banner.

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.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Large classroom of meeting participants.

MAY 5, 2017--Seton Hall University hosted a two-day Hudson-Delaware Chapter meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (HDC-SETAC).

Posted: May 5, 2017
Slide projected on screen.

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.

Posted: May 5, 2017

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.

Posted: May 5, 2017
Seagrass beds under the surface of the water.

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.