Articles from September 19, 2014

Posted: September 19, 2014
Sunset over water with building in foreground.

On September 2-5, 2014, OR&R staff participated in the NOAA Alaska Emergency Responder Workshop at the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) Lab in Kasitsna Bay, Alaska.

Posted: September 19, 2014
Screenshot of a map.

OR&R’s Spatial Data Branch (SDB) worked with the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ (UAF) Arctic Tracer Release Experiment (ARCTREX): Applications for Mapping Spilled Oil in Arctic Waters.

Posted: September 19, 2014
Three people on a beach.

On September 17, 2014, the NOAA Marine Debris Program's Southeast and Caribbean Regional Coordinator, Jason Rolfe, presented a Regional View of Marine Debris at the Second Annual Marine Debris Symposium at the Onslow County Environmental Center in coastal North Carolina.

Posted: September 19, 2014

OR&R’s Ken Finkelstein took an all-day Science Communication Workshop at Dartmouth College on September 12, 2014.

Posted: September 19, 2014
People working at the edge of the river at night.

“Young of year” shad sampling occurred on the Delaware River in Trenton, New Jersey, Phillipsburg, New Jersey, and Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania the week of Aug 8, 2014. Shad is an anadromous species, meaning the fish live in the ocean and come back to spawn in freshwater. Young-of-year are shad hatched from eggs that are spawned in the same year.

Posted: September 19, 2014

On September 16, 2014, NOAA and The Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources working on the restoration of natural resources injured by the T/V Margara vessel grounding released a Draft Primary Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment, opening a 30-day public comment period.

Articles from September 19, 2014

Posted: September 19, 2014
Sunset over water with building in foreground.

On September 2-5, 2014, OR&R staff participated in the NOAA Alaska Emergency Responder Workshop at the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) Lab in Kasitsna Bay, Alaska.

Posted: September 19, 2014
Screenshot of a map.

OR&R’s Spatial Data Branch (SDB) worked with the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ (UAF) Arctic Tracer Release Experiment (ARCTREX): Applications for Mapping Spilled Oil in Arctic Waters.

Posted: September 19, 2014
Three people on a beach.

On September 17, 2014, the NOAA Marine Debris Program's Southeast and Caribbean Regional Coordinator, Jason Rolfe, presented a Regional View of Marine Debris at the Second Annual Marine Debris Symposium at the Onslow County Environmental Center in coastal North Carolina.

Posted: September 19, 2014

OR&R’s Ken Finkelstein took an all-day Science Communication Workshop at Dartmouth College on September 12, 2014.

Posted: September 19, 2014
People working at the edge of the river at night.

“Young of year” shad sampling occurred on the Delaware River in Trenton, New Jersey, Phillipsburg, New Jersey, and Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania the week of Aug 8, 2014. Shad is an anadromous species, meaning the fish live in the ocean and come back to spawn in freshwater. Young-of-year are shad hatched from eggs that are spawned in the same year.

Posted: September 19, 2014

On September 16, 2014, NOAA and The Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources working on the restoration of natural resources injured by the T/V Margara vessel grounding released a Draft Primary Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment, opening a 30-day public comment period.