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Articles from September 29, 2017

Posted: September 29, 2017
Group posing for photo on lawn outside of building.

SEPTEMBER 29, 2017-- U.S. Coast Guard Sector Maryland - North Capitol Region conducted a full scale, government-led, multi-agency exercise--known as a PREP (Preparedness for Response Exercise Program) exercise--on September 20-21.

Posted: September 29, 2017
Event flier.

SEPTEMBER 29, 2017--On September 18, the Marine Debris Program’s California Regional Coordinator, Sherry Lippiatt, participated in a lost fishing gear panel discussion hosted by the Exploratorium and the Bay Institute in San Francisco.

Posted: September 29, 2017
Large group posing for photo.

SEPTEMBER 29, 2017--OR&R’s Emergency Response Division Chief Scott Lundgren participated in the 2017 Industry Technical Advisory Committee (ITAC) Annual Meeting to share information on spill preparedness and response current and emerging issues.

Posted: September 29, 2017
Fish-shaped metal mesh container behind buckets of debris.

SEPTEMBER 29, 2017--On September 22, the Marine Debris Program’s Southeast Regional Coordinator, Sarah Latshaw, visited the North Inlet-Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR) in South Carolina for an event to showcase and fill the NERR’s new red drum sculpture.

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