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Carlsbad Fish and Wildlife Office Hosting Seabird Assessment Course
Date Posted: April 22, 2010
Seabird Assessment for Oil Spills
Course Dates: September 20-23, 2010
This course will prepare personnel Federal and State agencies and Tribes to collect ephemeral field data during an oil spill to allow for a damage assessment when seabirds are at risk. Attendees will be introduced to the basic decisions that must be made early in the spill response, and will be provided with guidelines for assisting with those decisions.
This course is designed for personnel whose responsibilities include assessing natural resource injuries of seabirds or collecting data for a Natural Resource and Damage Assessment (NRDA), particularly due to oil spills. Attendees should be familiar with the NRDA process.
At the completion of the course the participant should be able to:
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