RPI Wins NOAA ProTech Oceans Task Order Award to Provide Chemical Hazards Support to the Office of Response and Restoration

RPI is pleased to announce the award of our first competitive task order under our NOAA ProTech Oceans Contract. The task order will provide the Office of Response and Restoration (OR&R) with “Technical Support Services for Assessment of Chemical Hazards associated with Oil and Hazardous Materials Releases”. The award value is $6,728,522. The RPI Team […]

New Response Guide for a Difficult Challenge in Oil Spill Response

RPI just completed a new guidance document for NOAA to help oil spill responders and planners better manage sunken oil mats, known as SOMs. SOMs can form near the shoreline under a range of circumstances and present unique and difficult challenges in oil spill response. It covers their formation, behavior, detection, and recovery. The image […]

Pandion Books Releases Their Latest in the Coastal Geology and Ecology Series

We are very excited to announce the availability of our new book – A Coast of Scenic Wonders: Coastal Geology and Ecology of the Outer Coast of Oregon and Washington and the Strait of Juan de Fuca. You can order it here: http://pandionbooks.researchplanning.com Also you should check out all the other coastal books (South Carolina, […]

RPI article makes PLOS Collection “Editor’s Pick”

A journal article by RPI authors Scott Zengel, Zach Nixon, and Jacqui Michel was chosen as an Editor’s pick for the PLOS One collection on Oil Spills. Follow the links below to read about recovery of oiled salt marshes in Louisiana following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Check out the collection here: Read RPI’s article […]