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Office of Response and Restoration, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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National Ocean Service
1305 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910

301-713-4248 (Voice)
301-713-4389 (FAX)

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This office of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has the following responsibility to: respond to spills of oil and other hazardous materials; help emergency planners prepare for potential accidents; create software and other products to help people respond to hazardous materials accidents; work to find remedies for the environmental damage caused by hazardous waste sites in coastal areas; assess injury to coastal resources from releases of oil and other hazardous materials, and pursue restoration from those responsible for the harm.



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Date Entered: 11/24/2000
Date Edited: 6/26/2012
Date Revised: 11/24/2001
Health Referral Number: HR3420
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