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Articles from May 6, 2016

Posted: May 6, 2016
A man sitting next to a dam on a river.

MAY 6, 2016--NOAA and co-trustees have released, for public comment, a Draft Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment that focuses on removal of the Weston Mill Dam, located on the Millstone River, and analyzing and designing improved fish passage at the Island Farm Weir on the Raritan River.

Posted: May 6, 2016
A man and a woman pose for a photo.

MAY 6, 2016--At the invitation of the State University of New York (SUNY) Binghamton Department of Geography, OR&R’s Ed Levine was invited as a guest lecturer for the 2015-2016 Dean’s Speaker’s Series.

Posted: May 6, 2016
Painted sign with marine debris awareness message next to a street storm drain.

MAY 6, 2016--On April 27, the NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP) staff visited Masonville Cove, a highly urbanized restoration site near Patapsco River in Baltimore as part of a FY15 Prevention through Education and Outreach Grant with the National Aquarium.

Posted: May 6, 2016
Cover of 2016 Emergency Response Guidebook.

MAY 6, 2016--Earlier this week, a new version of CAMEO Chemicals was released. With this program, you can learn about critical response information for thousands of chemicals in the database, and you can also use the reactivity tool to find out what hazards (such as explosions or corrosive byproducts) might occur when two substances mix together.

Posted: May 6, 2016
Two men and a woman stand in front of a poster.

MAY 6, 2016--Ken Finkelstein spent two days in the Housatonic River watershed, the first to attend an evening public meeting with the Connecticut Subcommittee of the Housatonic Citizen's Coordinating Council on April 27.

Posted: May 6, 2016
A certificate and a medal on a ribbon.

MAY 6, 2016--On May 4, 2016, OR&R Emergency Response Division staff were honored with Excellence in Public Service awards at the Seattle Federal Executive Board Celebration of Public Service.

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