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Articles from September 26, 2014

Posted: September 26, 2014
Group of people on beach listening to instructor.

OR&R’s Emergency Response Division, in collaboration with the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) District 5, Portsmouth, Virginia, recently conducted a three-day Shoreline Cleanup and Assessment Technique (SCAT) training course in Lewes, Delaware, on September 23-25, 2014.

Posted: September 26, 2014

This week the OR&R Emergency Response Division participated in a National Preparedness for Response Exercise Program (PREP) conducted by U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Sector Honolulu in collaboration with Chevron.

Posted: September 26, 2014
Woman outdoors, next to trash.

September 20, 2014, marked the 29th annual International Coastal Cleanup, and the NOAA Marine Debris Program is a proud sponsor of the effort.

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