Our 2010 Annual Meeting, hosted by the Hawaii Department of Health,
was a great success!
Seventy-five persons participated, eagar to hear from various speakers who addressed the theme "What the Deepwater Horizon Spill of National Significance Can Teach Us."
Host Larry Lau of the Hawaii Department of Health (left) visits with Mike Zollitsch from the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (center) and Roland Guidry, the Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinator, one of our speakers (right).
Other speakers included (photos below in the following order) USCG CAPT John Caplis, John Tarpley from NOAA, Al Allen from Spiltec, Ann Hayward-Walker of SEA, Brian Parscal of CIC, Ed Owens of Polaris, and Skip Volkle of the Marine Resources Group.
You can view videos of their presentations, as well as updates from each of our member jurisdictions and an update on the Pacific States/British Columbia Oil Spill Task Force activities at this link: http://oilspilltaskforce.org/2010conference/2010conference.htm