Research and Development

Resources

Heavy Oils/Dilbit
Spills of Diluted Bitumen from Pipelines: A Comparative Study of Environmental Fate, Effects, and Response. National Academies Press, 2016

General Oil Spill Science
OSPT/Chevron Response Technology Workshop, 2015
Presentations on the current R&D efforts underway presented at the February 2015 workshop.

‘Tuzzy Talks’ — Online course on crude oil basics and oil spill response by Dr. Nancy Kinner, Coastal Response Research Center at UNH. This on-going series of lectures covers basics on topics including toxicology, characteristics of crude and dispersants.

Clearing Houses of Oil Spill Scientific Information
The Interagency Coordinating Committee on Oil Pollution Research (ICCOPR) approved the Oil Pollution Research & Technology Plan (OPRTP) for FY2015-2021.