Alabama Marine Debris Emergency Response Guide
The purpose of this plan is to improve preparedness for response and recovery operations following an acute waterway debris release incident in coastal Alabama. This plan outlines existing response structures at the local, state, and federal levels to facilitate a coordinated, well-managed and immediate response to potential waterway debris incidents impacting coastal areas in the State of Alabama. The Comprehensive Plan serves as a complete reference document for Alabama incident waterway debris response. The accompanying Field Reference Guide only includes the most pertinent information for quick reference in the field and during emergency response operations.
This document was most recently updated in December 2019
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