WHEN: January 23rd, 5:30-7:30 pm
WHERE: Commissioners Meeting Room, Clallam County Courthouse
Nir Barnea, West Coast Regional Director for NOAA’s Marine Debris
Program will be speaking at the regular monthly meeting of the Clallam
County Marine Resource Committee. His talk will focus on the marine
debris associated with the March 2011 tsunami in Japan, focusing on
early post-tsunami observations, NOAA’s debris modeling efforts and more
recent observations of debris made in the northeast Pacific Ocean.
There will be an opportunity for questions.
All chapter members interested in the imminent arrival of debris from the Japanese Tsunami should plan on attending.
Olympic Peninsula Chapter, Surfrider Foundation