EPA Region 7 News and Events
EPA Region 7 Co-Hosts Oil Spill Response Training in Wichita, Kan.
EPA On-Scene Coordinators helped conduct the training Sept. 24-25 at the Wichita Fire Department Regional Training Center, attended by responders from federal, state and local agencies, industry and contractors. The free training covered problematic oils released into a braided stream or sensitive environment, and included hands-on demonstrations of booming techniques in the Arkansas River.
Meetings and Events
- Joint Annual Meeting of Missouri Water Environment Association and Missouri Section of American Water Works Association, March 28-April 1, 2015, Osage Beach, Missouri
- Kansas Organization of Recyclers Conference, March 30-April 2, 2015, Wichita, Kansas
- Midwest Environmental Compliance Conference, May 13-14, 2015, Overland Park, Kansas
- EPA Redesignates Missouri Portion of St. Louis Area for 1997 8-Hour Ozone Standard (PDF) (14 pp., 176K, About PDF)