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Articles from October 7, 2016

Posted: October 7, 2016
A large dredge operating along a river.

OCTOBER 7, 2016--On October 5, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a major step forward in the cleanup and restoration of the Passaic River in New Jersey by securing $165 million to design a $1.38 billion remedy for an 8-mile section of the river that was announced in March of 2016.

Posted: October 7, 2016
Man at a booth with large wheel (part of an educational game).

OCTOBER 7, 2016--On Saturday, September 24, Keith Cialino, the Marine Debris Program Northeast Regional Coordinator, conducted outreach on marine debris at the Punkinfiddle National Estuaries Day celebration at the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve in Wells, Maine.

Posted: October 7, 2016
Three people at a table address a class.

OCTOBER 7, 2016--On Monday September 26, OR&R's Emergency Response Division Chief, Scott Lundgren, participated in a seminar at Coast Guard Headquarters that brought together current and prior staff involved in supporting National Incident Commander (NIC) staff and program office roles during the Deepwater Horizon Spill of National Significance (SONS).

Posted: October 7, 2016

OCTOBER 7, 2016--On September 29, OR&R's Emergency Response Division Chief, Scott Lundgren, and Chief of Staff, Kate Clark, participated in an information sharing meeting with SCAA and APICOM leadership.

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