AAAS 2017 Feb. 18, 2017 Scientific Session
"The Legacy of the Deepwater Horizon: New Science Affecting Marine Oil Development Policy" Dr. Kinner Facilitator, Speakers: Dr. Colwell, Dr. Schluter, Dr. Murawski

“Dispatches From The Gulf - 2” shares remarkable stories about the global team of scientists who continue to study the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill

Below Zero: Partnership between the Coast Guard and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference to focus on Applications and Practical Use of Scientific Research in the Gulf of Mexico to Inform Management and Restoration

Canada's Oceans Protection Plan. Read the plan here>>

Alaska Forum on the Environment, February 6-10, 2017 Anchorage, AK

Alaska Marine Science Symposium, January 23-27, 2017 in Anchorage, AK

NSF Program Solicitation: Arctic Research Opportunities; Arctic Natural Sciences; Arctic Social Sciences; Arctic System Science; Arctic Observing Network

Gulf of Mexico Sea Grant offers oil spill science outreach (presentations & videos) to keep you informed.

Here is a quick guide to many of the most commonly used tools and resources that NOAA ORR offers for oil spill responders and planners.

Hydrographers - CRRC thanks you!

University of Washington Helps ITOPF and NOAA Analyze Emerging Risks in Marine Transportation

NOAA's DWH NRDA Scientific Data (via DIVER)

Research at University of New Hampshire

Tanker Spill Statistics for 2015 (ITOPF)

2015 Transport Canada Crude Oil Sampling and Analysis Final Report

(Transport Canada, AITF, Amanda Prefontaine) More here>> 

The Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC)-Alaska releases report on Inuit food security:  Alaskan Inuit Food Security Conceptual Framework: How To Assess the Arctic From an Inuit Perspective reports.

NOAA is asking for public comment on the draft restoration plan through December 4, 2015. You can give comments at public meetings or through the comment portal after reviewing the pDARP document here>>

Watch TechKnow's show on "Drilling in the Arctic" which airs Saturday 17 October at 6:30 pm ET.

The Interagency Coordinating Committee on Oil Pollution Research unanimously approved the Oil Pollution Research & Technology Plan for FY2015-2021 at the committee’s quarterly meeting Sept. 29, 2015 in Arlington, Virginia. The purpose of the plan is to provide current assessments of the nation’s oil pollution research needs and priorities. This is the first update to the plan since 1997.