NOVEMBER 17, 2017 — The NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP) recently debuted a new outreach tool—a wooden, tabletop plinko game.
Articles from November 17, 2017
NOVEMBER 17, 2017 — This week, California’s Office of Spill Prevention & Response (OSPR) hosted a multi-agency informational meeting for their Technical Advisory Committee on Non-Floating Oil (NFO) spill planning and response.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017 — OR&R participated in an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) exercise with a host of federal, state and private partners in Goleta, California, from October 30 to November 3.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017 -- OR&R’s Dr. Alan Mearns proudly received a Marine Environment Protection Award issued by the North American Marine Environmental Protection Association (NAMEPA) for his exceptional lifetime achievements.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017— On November 9, Dr. Michel Gielazyn (OR&R Assessment and Restoration Division) and Christina Storz (NOAA General Counsel) participated in the Fifth Annual ELI-Stetson Wetlands Workshop in Gulfport, Florida.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017—West Coast federal and state trustees and oil industry representatives convened in Portland, Oregon, for the West Coast Joint Assessment Team (JAT) meeting on November 8.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017 — On November 16, OR&R's Kevin Kirsch and Michel Gielazyn participated in the Great American Teach-In at Douglas L. Jamerson Jr. Elementary School in St. Petersburg, Florida.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017 — Across the globe there are concerns about oil pollution in coastal waters, same as in the U.S.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017 — On November 1-2, NOAA hosted its second annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit in Silver Spring, Maryland.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017 — OR&R Scientists Jay Field and Lisa Rosman received the NOAA Administrator's Award during a ceremony on November 14 in Silver Spring.