SEPTEMBER 23, 2016--On September 13, OR&R Emergency Response Division Chief, Scott Lundgren, sat down with Senator Peters (MI) and two of his staff members to discuss risks and protocols for responding to fresh water oil spills in the Great Lakes and the state of fresh water oil spill research.
Articles from September 23, 2016
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016--50 years old and going strong. NOAA has been, and continues to be, a partner with University researchers at Bodega Marine Laboratory (BML). Back in 1956, undeveloped land stretched across a peninsula to Bodega Head.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016--On September 20, the NOAA Marine Debris Program published a federal funding opportunity to Grants.gov soliciting project proposals to conduct marine debris research activities.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016--On September 13-15, three NOAA Marine Debris Program team members (Amy Uhrin, Chief Scientist; Jason Rolfe, Mid-Atlantic Regional Coordinator; and Sarah Lowe, Great Lakes Regional Coordinator) and one volunteer (Amy's mom!) conducted marine debris monitoring at five locations on the shores of Lake Erie in Ohio.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016--The OR&R Outreach team met in Seattle on September 20-21 to review goals and objectives and to analyze and document progress on the FY16 Outreach action plan.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016--OR&R Seattle staff had the opportunity to discuss its critical mission with three members of NOAA leadership during their visit to the Western Regional Center in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday, September 21. Staff sat down with Ben Friedman, Deputy Under Secretary for Operations; Mark Seiler, Chief Financial Officer; and Zach Goldstein, Chief Information Officer.