SEPTEMBER 16, 2016--Several National Ocean Service (NOS) staff participated in the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)- sponsored National Marine Animal Health and Stranding Network Conference in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, on September 6-9.
Articles from September 16, 2016
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016--On September 12 - 13, two NOAA Marine Debris Program team members (Carlie Herring, Research Coordinator and Keith Cialino, Northeast Regional Coordinator) conducted shoreline marine debris monitoring at eight beach sites along the Maine and Massachusetts coastline.
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016--The latest version of the ALOHA® hazard modeling software is now available, and it includes updated public exposure guideline levels for toxic chemical releases.
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016--Four OR&R staff members attended a two-day workshop with 24 Ninth Coast Guard District personnel on developing standardized Geographic Response Plans (GRPs) for integration into OR&R’s online mapping tool, Environmental Response Management Application (ERMA®).
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016--The latest version of the CAMEO Chemicals hazardous materials database is now available, and it includes multilingual response guides and two new data sources.
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016--Members of OR&R’s Emergency Response and Assessment and Restoration Divisions participated in an international cooperative information exchange to enhance oil spill response preparedness.