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
- Earth Day events across the nation
- University of Kansas Environmental Engineering Conference, April 22, 2015, Lawrence, Kansas
- Supporting St. Louis Cardinals' Green Week activities, April 27-30, 2015, St. Louis, Missouri
- Midwest Environmental Compliance Conference, May 13-14, 2015, Overland Park, Kansas
- LEPC/TERC Emergency Planning & Response Conference, Aug. 6-8, 2015, Nebraska City, Nebraska
- EPA Redesignates Missouri Portion of St. Louis Area for 1997 8-Hour Ozone Standard (PDF) (14 pp., 176K, About PDF)