Seattle Coastal Region Multi-Agency Oil and Hazardous Materials Pollution Contingency Plan
COAST GUARD DISTRICT (13TH) SEATTLE WA
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The Plan provides for a pattern of coordinated and integrated response by agencies of the Federal and State governments to pollution spills. It establishes a Regional Response Team and provides guidelines for the establishment of sub-regional contingency plans and response teams. The Plan provides for a discovering and reporting the existence of a pollution spill b prompt measures to restrict the further spread of the pollutant c assure adequate protection of the public health and welfare d techniques to clean up and dispose of the collected pollutants e a scientific response to spills as appropriate f a strike force of trained personnel and equipment to respond to polluting spills g instructions for recovery of cleanup costs and h enforcement of existing Federal statutes and regulations issued thereunder. The Plan is effective for the coastal area of the states of Alaska, Washington and Oregon.
- Water Pollution and Control